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BRITISH NAVAL OFFICERS SWORD BELONGING TO COMMANDER CLARKE RN COMPLETE WITH SWORD BAG, DOCUMENTS AND
British naval officers sword in fine condition, all gilt finish remaining to lions head hilt, the knuckle bow features naval anchor and kings crown, the reverse folding guard is engraved with owners name, A.G.CLARKE RN. The white fish skin grip is in fine condition. Near mint etched blade by GIEVES, the blade is double etched in long decorative panels with crowned anchor, King Georg 5th cypher and Royal coat of arms. Attached to the hilt is a gold and blue bullion sword knot. Black leather scabbard with matching gilt metal mounts. The sword is complete with its original brown leather sword bag with owners initials AGC to top flap. Complete with a large amount of original documents belonging to Commander Clarke including a complete list of his time in the British navy, ships served on and promotions, also included in this grouping are seven original photographs of Commander Clarke in naval uniform and in a number of them he is wearing this sword. This is a really nice complete set. [Condition: Near Mint]