1827P Victorian British North York Rifles
Officer's Sword, Sold
In aged condition, a scarce 1827P Victorian British North York
Rifles (4th Battalion Green Howards) Officer's Sword.
Etched to the North York Rifles, who were the 4th Battalion of
the Green Howards, who saw service in the Boer War.
The 32 1/8 inch blade is in good condition, the etching a little
feint, firm in the hilt. The hilt / guard is pitted, the grip with
wear and small losses, though the grip wire is still good. The steel
scabbard also pitted and with a couple of dings. The sword sheathes
and draws well.
Scarce regimental sword. Yours for £? (too late, now sold).
Please quote item reference Q99 (0472). Further / full sized images