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Title Royal Naval officer's sword
Nationality British
Period c 1914
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This fine example is made by Robert Mole of Birmingham, marked 'Made in Birmingham' at the forte, with Mole's gold proof mark on the reverse, and the serial number 'M9426' on the back of the blade. The hilt has 98%+ original gilt finish, rarely seen on a naval sword these days.

The scabbard mounts have 60%+ original gilt finish, while the black leather scabbard body is magnificent. The blade has the bulk of its factory finish.

If you want to comment on this item—re quality, age, etc—please email me.


[Edged Weapons : Swords : British : 20th Century]

testimonials

The 3 medals have just arrived safely - very interesting. (From your description I was expecting ribbon to be dreadful; personally, I think that the "Russian Front" is beautifully 'aged'.)

M M, UK, 12.02.2013

Thanks and badge arrived this am an excellent find so thanks once again.

C D, UK, 12.01.2010

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