HISTORICAL ANTIQUE ARMS

Edged Weapons

An English Officer's Sword based on the 1796 Pattern Heavy Cavalry Officers Dress sword

An English Officer's Sword based on the 1796 Pattern Heavy Cavalry Officers Dress sword by Webb, Piccadilly,of superior quality comprising double edged blade with short fuller etched both sides with foliage and trophies, gilt brass hilt cast in low relief and engraved with foliage and scrolls comprising boatshell guard, a pair of straight swelling quillons, knuckleguard and gadrooned pommel, retaining original grip of twisted wire with chased brass collars to top and bottom, in its original leather scabbard with gilt brass mounts decorated en-suite, the throat mount engraved "Webb Manufacturer Piccadilly London", 28 1/4" blade.

Provenance- E.Oser Collection, Basel sold Dr.Stori, kunstsalon, Zurich 6th Dec 1929. Lot 66.

....SOLD

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