Lot 1311 - 22 Jan 2019
A George V officer's sword with straight polished engraved blade, 83cm, pierced hilt and wire bound leather grip in a leather scabbard and a Japanese katana with replacement blade, (a.f.), (2).
Dress sword; ear to scabbard and leather. Rubbing to handle from use. Blade generally good but sections of rust to the end.
Katana; leather very dry and perishing- has split to the end. Handle very rubbed and plating worn. Later blade is very rusty.