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Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword, Rare 1788 example. SN 8886
Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword, Rare 1788 example. SN 8886
Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword, Rare 1788 example. SN 8886
Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword, Rare 1788 example. SN 8886
Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword, Rare 1788 example. SN 8886
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Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword, Rare 1788 example. SN 8886

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A Rare 1788 Heavy Cavalry Troopers Sword. 43” overall, 35 ½” doubled fullered blade stamped with a crown over ‘4’ at the forte, regulation two-bar slotted hilt with ovoid pommel, wire bound leather covered grip

Circa 1788. 

Rare sword in quite good condition for age, leather grip replaced.

A type ‘A’ hilt in Richard Deller classifications. See British Cavalry Sword 1788-1912 by Richard Deller pages 17 to 21 for a detailed explanation of these swords.

240 similar swords are in the Royal Armouries.