A fine English hanger c 1770 of the type favoured by officers

Item:
1000
Region:
Britain
Type:
Swords
Description:
A fine English hanger c 1770 of the type favoured by officers. The slightly curved blade is cut with two fullers. The grip is made from a single piece of green stained ivory and carved with a lion’s head pommel above spiral flutes. The silver crosspiece is chased with military trophies and the reversed quillons have lion’s head finials. Excellent age patina.
Metrics:
Blade length 26” (66cms) Overall length 32¼” (81.7cms)
Price:
£2,500