A Rare RNR Officers Sword. 37” overall, 31” fullered blade, well etched with scrolls & royal arms & crown over anchor entwined with ‘RNR’, signed at forte ‘Rob Mole & Sons Maker Birmingham’. Numbered on spine M9118. Hilt of 1827 pattern with folding guard & cartouche with ‘RNR’ and crowned anchor. Fish skin grip, bullion sword knot. In its original brass mounted leather scabbard.
Early 20th Century, in very good condition.
Robert Mole & Sons 1895-1926, Sword making side of the business sold to Wilkinson in 1920.