IoM State Presentation Sword to Lieut Governor
Sir G Bromet, Sold
In good condition, the Isle of Man State Presentation Sword to
Lieutenant Governor Sir G Bromet.
This is the appreciation presentation sword given by First Deemster
and Clerk of the Rolls S J Kneale C.B.E. to Air Vice Marshall Sir
Geoffrey Bromet for his outstanding service as Lieutenant Governor
of the Isle of Man from 1945 to 1952. We bought this along with
Rhodes Bromet's senior RAF officers sword and his diplomatic
sword from his family (at auction). The sword, made by Wilkinson,
is a replica of the original state sword of 1422.
The 29 7/8 inch lightly etched blade is in good condition and firm
in the hilt. The hilt all good, as is the original polished wooden
If you are into Isle of Man memorabilia or want something of this
most famous Air Vice Marshall's, this is a bargain at £? (too
late, now sold). Please quote item reference number AE97 (1038).
Further / full sized pictures available upon request.