French 1845/55 Model Infantry Officer's Sword,
Walnut Grip, for sale
In good condition, a guaranteed authentic French 1845/1855 Model
Infantry Officer's Sword, Walnut Grip. "Sabre d Adjudant d
Infanterie, modèle 1855."
Not made by Chatellerault but a smaller "fourbisseur"
(maker) as no visible maker's inscription.
The 30 3/8 inch blade is in good condition and firm in the hilt.
The hilt / grip with age but good, as are the twisted grip wire
bindings. The steel scabbard is aged (some light rust) but good.
The sword sheathes and draws well.
Well above average. Just £400. Please quote item reference
number R37. Further / large images available upon request. Box 0516-1m