British 1822 Infantry Officer’s Sword
British 1822 Infantry Officer’s Sword brass gothic hilt with folding side guard and George the 4th cartouche. Fluted back strap with stepped pommel and fish skin grip.
The blade is more curved than normal and similar to an 1803 engraved with trophies of arms and foliage plus the initials S H F which we assume were the owners. Complete with steel matching scabbard with brass mounts. Note repair to drag and marked E B H II
Reference: Swords of the British Army by Brian Robson page 157 hilt only
Blade Length: 32 inches
Overall Length: 37 inches
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