Victorian RHA Officer's Presentation Solid
Hilt Wilkinson Sword, Sold
In good to very good condition, a scarce Late Victorian Royal
Horse Artillery Officer's Presentation Patent Solid Hilt Wilkinson
Sword to Lieutenant / Quarter Master J W May.
Serial number 37986 for 1900. The blade etched "Presented
to Lieut. & Quarter Master J. W. May. R. H. Arty. by some brother
officers and friends 1900". The fact this is a Patent Solid
hilt is confirmed both by the special Wilkinson Sword logo and the
wide tang forming part of the grip itself.
35 Inch blade is in very good condition and firm in the hilt. The
hilt / guard has some tarnish and spotting but is otherwise good.
The grip in good condition. There is no scabbard; if there were,
we would be asking over twice the price we are.
Wilkinson Patent Solid Hilts are in high demand and we are sure,
at this price, this one will not remain unsold for long. Grab it
quick; £? (too late, now sold). Please quote item reference
V61 (1000). Further / full sized images available upon request.