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Details of Lot 1035
Militaria: a British Officer's 1827 pattern private-purchase dress sword and scabbard by Pearce & Sons, Clifford St, Bond St, London W.
The hilt of ornate gilt cast brass construction, in the contemporaneous naval style with solid guard bearing military insignia, the folding inner guard with lock pin and blue & gold knot. The pipeback handle with wire-wrapped shagreen grip terminating in a lion's head pommel. 31" steel blade with single fuller, decorated with eastern-inspired etched floral motifs, the flat bearing the maker's name and inset proof escutcheon. The scabbard of brass and leather construction, decorated with engraved floral sections.
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