Photo + Full History 1840's Antique British Army Sword Afghan + Sikh Wars India


Photo + Full History 1840's Antique British Army Sword Afghan + Sikh Wars India

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Photo + Full History 1840's Antique British Army Sword Afghan + Sikh Wars India :
$856


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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.

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Photo + Full History 1840's Antique British Army Sword Afghan + Sikh Wars India :
$856

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