NAPOLEONIC HIGH RANKING BRITISH OFFICER SWORD MADE BY KING GEORGE III CUTLER For Sale
NAPOLEONIC HIGH RANKING BRITISH OFFICER SWORD MADE BY KING GEORGE III CUTLER: $4995.00
PRESERVING AMERICAN HISTORY, NAPOLEONIC HIGH RANKING BRITISH OFFICER SWORD MADE BY KING GEORGE III CUTLER AGE CRACKS IN THE IVO EXPECTED WITH AGE. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY RARE SWORD MADE FOR A HIGH RANKING OFFICER.WHEN YOU BUY THE BEST, YOU WILL NEVER HAVE TO MAKE EXCUSES LATER. OSBORN & GUMBY SWORDFantastic Napoleonic 1796 styled officers saber sword. Maker's mark "Osborn & Gunby/Sword Cutler to His Majesty/Warranted". Bluing and gild inlay have survived remarkably well and is 85% or better. Thistle, crown, mottos, knight lady with trident shield with cross adorn the polished blade, which does exhibit stains and dark areas in sporadic a fashion. Relief cast and engraved lion head languets are on both sides. The knuckle bow is open cast acanthus or thistle leaf. All gilded mounts are extensively engraved in acanthus or thistle borders. Mount gilding shows appropriate wear from field use. Scabbard leather is frail yet intact with no evident crease breaking.