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Arms & Armour Auction(#240718) 24/07/2018 10:00 AM GMT CLOSED

Lot 6 of 461: A SCARCE GEORGIAN NAVAL OFFICER’S SABRE BY GIBBENS, 75.5cm sharply curved blade faintly engraved with a crown over GR and a stand of arms, gilt stirrup hilt, the shield-shaped langets decorated with fouled anchors, flattened lion’s head pommel, chequered ivory grip, contained in its engraved gilt mounted re-leathered scabbard, the upper mount engraved Gibbens Portsmouth. Later gilding. Gibbens operated in Portsmouth from 1783 through to 1830.

Lot closed - unsold
Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Arms & Armour Auction(#240718)  24/07/2018 10:00 AM GMT  CLOSED