Edwardian Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry
Officer's Sword, for sale.
In good condition, a rare Edwardian Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry
Officer's Sword with Boer War Honours.
Blade etched "Duke of Lancaster's Own GY", Edward VII
Cypher, and retailer, the respected tailor / outfitter / clothier
"J. Langdon & Son, Duke St., Liverpool".
The 35 1/2 inch period sharpened (point area) etched blade is firm
in the hilt. The hilt with wear but very good. The grip is good
but with patches of wear; the twisted grip wire complete and good
but with some wear / slight movement. The leather field service
scabbard good but with wear. The sword sheathes and draws well.
First one we have ever seen, so a pretty rare sword. Your for £700.
Please quote item reference AE74. Further / full sized images available
upon request. Tube 1012-113x16 (2.662).