A Victorian courtsword by William Buckmaster & Co
A Victorian courtsword by William Buckmaster & Co (1842-1884). The double edged blade by W. Buckmaster & Co., New Burlington Street, London, W is etched and polished with crossed flags, scrolls and foliage and retains most original polish. The regulation gilt brass hilt with beaded edges, a crown in relief on the shellguard and engraved grip and retains virtually all its original gilt finish. Contained in its leather scabbard with engraved gilt brass mounts and leather frog.
Blade length 31" (78.5cms) overall length 37" (94cms)