An unusual Georgian Officers Sword by Gill for The Howden Volunteers. The sword with gilt brass mounts and tooled leather scabbard, 32"etched single edged blade.
Howden Volunteer Association / Howden Volunteers
Capt Comm John Scholfield. Two companies. The acceptance of the corps’s offer of service was reported in July 1798. Norfolk lists this corps as volunteers, but the 1799 List includes it as an armed association.
[Leeds Intelligencer, 23 July 1798.]
Howden is a market town about 15 miles from York
Georgian Officers Sword for The Howden Volunteers
- Product Code: Howden Vol
- Availability: In Stock