JEWELLERY, FINE & APPLIED ART AUCTION Tuesday, 22 March 2022 - 10:00 AM start

A rare Australian pre-Federation New South Wales Militia Officer’s service sword and metal scabbard,

Realised: $1,300 plus premium

Lot Details

with gilded brass guard with a stepped pommel and ornamental back strap, the fish skin grip with wire wrap. The two-branch guard features the colonial militia badge. Proof star to forte, with both sides of the blade showing acid etched design of foliate patters, N.S.W. militia logo and royal cypher crown. Guard slightly bent. L.1020mm overall