GREAT BRITAIN NAVY SABRE
Great Britain navy sabre, personalized
Stamp: J.Gieve&Sons, Porsmouth
Estimated condition: 2+ of 5
The grip consists of a handle covered with fishy leather decorated with bronze wire and a metallic pommel shape like a lion’s head with a ring. The grip has some age and patination marks. The crossguard is wavy and decorated with acorns and there is a circle medallion with anchor and crown’s images in the center. The blade is marked at the heel and decorated with marine theme etching. There are some oxidation marks and chopped part at the blade. The scabbard is made of leather and its mounting and ending are made of brass. Mounting is decorated with HJK initials at one side and relief medallion with another. The scabbard has some age marks though its ornament is saved. Full length: 580 mm, blade length: 450 mm. Weight: 598 gr.