British 1796 Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword by Osborn

£2,250.00

British 1796 Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword by Osborn with a variation on the standard hilt. The hilt confirms to the regulations of the time but the guard has a rim and the piercings are larger with diamond shaped reinforcing pieces to the inner face. The back strap is engraved with E /12 I X D and the sword retains is langets. The blade straight with hatchet point and is marked with a B and 1 over a crown. It is complete with original scabbard with the makers name Osborn. The sword has been cleaned please see images but is solid and tight for reference please see Robson Swords of the British Army revised edition plate 17 Overall length 41 inches blade 35 inches

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