British Infantry Officers Issued 1897 Sword
- Model: 1897
An excellent example of the British Infantry Officers Pattern 1897 sword. This piece shows the Victoria cypher. The blade 32 1/2" remains in excellent plus condition. The right side shows broad arrow, Mole (Makers Name) and inspector marks. The left shows 00 (1900) date and two inspector marks. The grips show excellent fish skin. The blade and guard rate excellent. The scabbard is original and shows normal issue marks. An excellent example of a sword that may have seen service in the Boer War.