1931 Jammu & Kashmir Princely State Officer's
Wilkinson Sword, for sale
In fairly good condition, a super rare 1931 Jammu and Kashmir
Princely State Officer's Wilkinson Sword.
Wilkinson serial number 62801 for 1931. Jammu
and Kashmir now is regularly fought over by India, Pakistan
The 32 1/8 inch very sharp (period sharpened) blade is in good condition,
the etching quite clear but with patina throughout, the very tip
with dark patina and very minor damage. Blade firm in the hilt.
The hilt with some pating loss, etc. is good overall. The grip has
patches of fishskin missing. The twisted grip wire is mostly complete
and good. The plated steel scabbard is in similar condition to then
hilt. The sword sheathes and draws quite well.
A really rare sword from one of the most troubled and contested
areas of the world. A great buy at £350. Please quote item
reference number W52. Further / full sized pictures available upon
request. Box 1177-121x18x16 (2.046)