Scottish Officer's Basket Hilt by Wilkinson for Captain Lt. Charles E.P. Coupland

32.5" spearpoint blade with 17" central fuller, S/N 68223.  Blade etched throughout with floral themes, obverse of blade marked with Edward VII crown and cypher surmounted by sunburst.  Reverse of blade engraved with The Royal Scots regimental badge and sphynx.  Also etched in panel "C.E.P.C.".  Plated full-basket guard of regimental pattern with red wool covered buff leather liner.


Blade shows some scattered oxidation with etching remaining legible and in good condition.  Fading of blue silk guard liner edging with lining remaining in good condition.  some scattered oxidation and dulling of plating.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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