Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge

Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge
Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge

Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge

A WONDERFUL RARE PIECE OF MILITARY HISTORY. CIRCA 1837 - 1902 A VICTORIAN OFFICER'S SWORD BELT WITH SILVERED AND GILT BUCKLE WITH CROWNED VR AND WREATH BADGE, RED LEATHER BELT WITH SILVER BULLION DECORATION.

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

THE CONDITION IS IN SUPER CONDITION STITCHING LEATHER SILVER BULLION BADGE. ONLY NEGATIVE IS THE STITCHING THAT HOLDS THE BELT HOOK HAS COME APART BUT COULD BE RESTORED. MEASUREMENTS BELT LENGTH AS IT IS 31" WIDTH 1.5" PLEASE SEE PHOTOS FOR CONDITION DESCRIPTION MAKERS MARKINGS AND ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION THANKS FOR LOOKING THANKS FOR LOOKING.

The item "VICTORIAN OFFICERS SWORD BELT SILVERED AND GILT BUCKLE CROWNED VR & WREATH BADGE" is in sale since Saturday, May 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Men's Accessories\Belts".

The seller is "chummley_123" and is located in Harwich. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.


Victorian Officers Sword Belt Silvered And Gilt Buckle Crowned Vr & Wreath Badge