Cordys

A George III presentation sword

Realised: $3,500


Lot Description

A George III presentation sword, the blade decoratively engraved with presentation inscription dated 12 June 1810, Royal crown and cypher 'GR' also to the blade, the highly ornate brass hilt in the form of a snake issuing from a lion's mouth with ivory grip, the leather and brass scabbard with decoration of armour, weapons and snakes. L.940mm