BRITISH ROYAL GLOUCESTERSHIRE HUSSAR OFFICERS FULL DRESS SABRETACHE.
A fabulous condition sabretache for an officer in the Royal Gloucestershire Hussars. The sabretache is of the larger variety, which would date it to circa 1845-50. The edge of the sabretache surrounded by the most beautiful gold lace with intertwined roses within the lace pattern, with heavy bullion gothic crown followed by the scroll work below with number ‘1’ to the centre with the scroll work of the Royal Gloucestershire Hussars. To the inner edge of the lace is a red border, which illustrates the dark blue backing cloth for the centre panel. The sabretache is complete with its inner pouch and its three suspension rings. The brass stud for securing the pouch to its strap is missing on the reverse side. No moth damage, a superb early Victorian piece.
Code: 72003 Price: 1295.00 GBP