A George Vth 1897 pattern Royal Engineers officer's sword
A George Vth 1897 pattern Royal Engineers officer's sword by Henry Wilkinson No 59756. The blade is etched and polished with the crowned Royal Arms and regimental device all amidst scrolling foliage together with the owner's initials H.P.D. The plated regulation guard bears the crowned GVR cypher, the black fish skin covered grip is bound with twisted nickel wire. Contained in its field service leather scabbard.
Blade length 32½" (82cms) overall length 38½" (98cms)