28 3/4" curved wedge section blade with distinct line bordered ricasso. The right side decorated with a panel enclosing a wavy design and a seal beyond. The left with simple wave motif. Blade quite smooth with a little wear and showing distinct laminar patterning. Iron hilt of thick proportions with monster head terminal knuckle bow, smooth gray with considerable remnants old silver overlay. Ex. Thame Park, Oxfordshire, the collection of Sir Frank Bowden, heir to the Raleigh Bicycle fortune.