A Georgian naval Warrant officer's sword c 1825-1832.
Naval Items, Military Swords
A Georgian naval Warrant officer's sword c 1825-1832. The fullered blade is etched with the crowned GR cypher, trophies of arms, laurel wreaths and foliate ornaments. The regulation gilt brass hilt retains most of its original gilding, and includes langets chiselled in relief with fouled anchors. The ebony grip is chequered and bound with twisted copper wire.
Blade length 26½" (67.5cms) Overall length 31" (78.4cms)