British 1788 – 1796 Light Cavalry Officer’s Sword

£1,650.00

British 1788 – 1796 Light Cavalry Officer’s Sword. Regulation 1796 hilt with fish skin grip area’s missing please see images. The blade curved one broad and one narrow fuller to within 9 inches of the hatchet point. The blade engraved with Sun, Moon and Star plus mounted Hussar with J J R Solingen to the spine. A hybrid between the 1788 blade and 1796 light cavalry hilt note repair to back strap

Information:
Reference: Swords of the British Army Plates 56 – 58
Blade Length: 36 inch
Overall Length: 40.75 inch

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