An East India Company Naval Officer’s Five-Ball Hilted Spadroon. With fullered blade (some pitting) double-edged at the point, gilt engraved blade, with foliage and fouled anchors, gilt-copper hilt with side-guard enclosing a fouled anchor, knuckle guard with ring, border engraved cushion-shaped pommel, and reeded ivory grip (minor split) engraved with the Rampant Lion of the E.I.C. on the gilt band on the grip, in its original black leather scabbard (some crazing) with line engraved gilt copper locket, chaps and suspension mount, the chaps engraved, ‘LOXHAM Royal Exchange’ and with the original owners initials ‘C + I’ with two suspension rings.
Blade Length: 32 Inches (81.28 cm)
Overall Length: 37.5 Inches (95.25 cm)