An English Royal Naval officer's sword
Signed to the hilt: Seagrove / the hard / Portsea
The brass lion-head handle with wrapped ray skin and copper wire grip, personalized to hilt with a partially rubbed name Walton Reed (?) Engre / RN, the blade with the coat of arms of the United Kingdom to one side and the Royal Navy cypher to the other enclosed in a brass and wood sheath
36.25" H x 4.325" W x 3.5" D; Blade: 30.125" H

  • Condition: Overall good condition with oxidation, light scratches, dents, and rubbed wear commensurate with age. Approximately two chips to the blade. One brass mount on the sheath is loose. Losses and chips to the sheath.

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July 21, 2019 12:00 PM PDT
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