Late Victorian example with 33 ¼” curved blade with raised false edge. Both sides decorated first half with VR cipher, military trophies, foliage and makers name MANTON & CO ENGLAND. Plate brass hilt with foliate decoration and white composition grips. Brass scabbard with good patina and single small dent or bruise. Blade bright. Hilt with good patina. Grip with a couple hairline age checks. See British Military Swords, Latham, #3.