1857 Pattern Scottish Highland Infantry Sargeant's
Broadsword, for sale
In overall very good condition, a scarce 1857 Pattern Scottish
Highland Infantry Sargeant's Broadsword, by Mole of Birmingham.
In very good overall condition, a scarce 1857P Scottish Highland
Infantry Sargeant's Broadsword, made by Mole (Birmingham).
32 /12 inch plain single central fullered blade is in very good
condition and firm in the hilt. The hilt has a number of small rust
spots, not too many. The fishskin grip is in very good shape, the
twisted grip wire bindings are good too. The leather and steel fitting
scabbards has lost its chape and some adjacent leather. The rest
of the leather is in very aged / limp condition. The sword sheathes
and draws well.
This is a mightily impressive sword, scarce too, especially in such
good condition. A snip at £1000. Please quote item reference
AC70. Further / full sized images available upon request. Box 0328-1.18