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Photo + Full History 1840's Antique British Army Sword Afghan + Sikh Wars India For Sale
SELLING WITHOUT ANY RESERVE:starting at .99c
WORLD WIDE SHIPPING AT COST (& COMBINED SHIPPING IS MUCH CHEAPER)
ANTIQUE1822 PATTERNVICTORIAN BRITISH ARMY SWORD
COMES WITH FULL SERVICE HISTORY OF THE ORIGINAL OWNER....A SERGEANT MAJOR of the 9TH FOOT
ALSO COMES WITHORIGINAL 1850's PHOTO of the OWNER AND A RECENT NEWS PAPER CUTTING
1822 PATTERN SWORD WITH V.R. CYPHER
OWNED AND CARRIED BY SERGEANT MAJOR GEORGE CORSONS BORN IN 1815 in EXETER ENGLAND.
ENLISTED 1835 BRISTOL. (9 th FOOT, LATER BECAME THE ROYAL NORFOLK REGIMENT)
POSTED TO INDIA 1839.
PROMOTED TO SERGEANT 1841 IN MEERUT.
FOUGHT IN AFGHAN WAR 1842........ CABUL MEDAL etc....
1843 PROMOTED TO SERGEANT MAJOR.
AFTER THENFOUGHT IN THE PUNJAB AGAINST 10000 SIKHS IN THE SIKH WARS, DECEMBER 1845..... etc
LOTS MORE HISTORY INCLUDE IN THE ATTACHED NEWS PAPER ARTICLE TOO.....
THE SWORD IS 100%ORIGINAL,SLEEPY AND UNTOUCHED... WITH FOLDING GUARD.... LONDON MAKER ON THE FORTE
RIPE FOR RESTORATION OR JUST A GENTLE CLEAN
...WITH ITS LEATHER ORIGINAL SCABBARD,IN TWO PIECES,NOW PATCHED WITH TAPE TOWARD THE BASE
ETCHED BLADE,NOW DISCOLOURED IN PATCHES
UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED ALL ORIGINALAND AUTHENTIC AND AS DESCRIBED.
SEE THE PHOTOS FOR OVERALL CONDITION & PLEASE ASK ANY QUESTIONS
SO....PLEASE SEE THE PHOTOS AS THEY FORM PART OF THE DESCRIPION.
POSTAGE ALWAYS COMBINED.
UK POSTAGE £10 WITH UPS
THANKS FOR LOOKING....AND PLEASE DO FEEL FREE TO ASK ANYTHING.
PLEASE CONTACT ME FOR THE BEST/MORE EXACTSHIPPING/INSURANCE PRICE
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