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SCOTISH BASKET HILT BROAD SWORD OF THE SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS BY KIRKWOOD OF EDINBURGH.
A very good Victorian Scottish officers highlanders sword.Large steel basket hilt with fish skin grip complete with red liner and red decorative threaded tassels.The long fullered blade is in fine condition and it is by Kirkwood of Edinburgh with issue number 99008, the blade is double etched with floral designs, royal crown and battle honors from 1800 until 1888 such as, Carnatic, Hinderstan, Maidra,Java, S.Africa 1835, Persia, Lucnow, India, Kabul 1879, Afghanistan 1879, Egypt 1888 and with the Regimental title for the Seaforth Highlanders / Rossshire buffs / The Duke of Albanys and also etched with the Regimental badge being a large elephant. Complete with leather scabbard with metal lower mount and leather sword hanger. [Condition: Exc++]