ITALIAN AIR FORCE (REGIA AERONAUTICA) OFFICER’S DRESS SWORD
Dimensions: Blade length: 75cm; overall length: 90cm; width of blade at widest point: 1,75cm.
R1 800 – R2 500
Gilded hilt age-darkened in the form of folded feathers as found on the wing of a bird; good black leather scabbard with age-darkened brass mounts with Regia Aeronautica Wings. Pommel with crowned eagle head. Suspension straps and gold sword knot hinged side guard. Blade in excellent condition with etched decoration of various military crests and an aeroplane.