Ery rare ANTIQUE IMPERIAL RUSSIAN MODEL 1763 CAVALRY OFFICER'S SWORD. The bronze hilt is covered with very beautiful original mercury gilding. Gilding has been preserved by more than 90 percent. High quality steel blade decorated with a trophy and foliage, etched and gilded.
A short gilt fuller is decorated with the etched motto. "VIVAT CATHARINA" on both side.
The item "Antique Russian Imperial Officers' Sword Model 1763 VIVAT CATHARINA" is in sale since Sunday, February 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Russia". The seller is "lvs725" and is located in Riga.This item can be shipped worldwide.