French Model 1831 foot artillery sword, for
In sound overall condition, a French Model 1831 foot artillery
sword (coupe choux / cabbage chopper).
The 18 3/4 inch blade has areas of pitting but is solid / sound
and firm in the hilt. The hilt is overall good. The scabbard is
aged and has shrunk a little, but is sound. The sword sheathes and
draws well; slight gap between scabbard top and hilt when fully
sheathed due to leather shrinkage.
A good coupe choux / cabbage chopper for only £150. Please
quote item reference Q61. Further / full sized images available
upon request. Box 0399-82x11x11 (1.783).