A Royal Highland Regiment basket hilted sword

Stock Code: r019

A Royal Highland Regiment basket hilted sword 39” overall, 32 ½” straight back sword blade with single fuller, stamped with a crowned GR and ‘Drury’ to both sides. Basket hilt comprising 5 pierced panels and bars with cone shaped pommel and original shark skin grip with copper wire

. C1777 / 84

A fine and rare sword in very good condition. Drury was a Birmingham maker, established C1777. See ‘Blade of Glory .Swords of the Scottish Infantry 1757-1900 by Stephen Wood Plate 4 In 1784 soldiers in Scottish regiments ceased to carry a sword.

 Provenance Robert E Brooker Jr Collection author of British Military Pistols 1603-1888. Collection No. S379

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Price: £3,195.00

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