Project Description

This is a set of Scottish weapons made by Richard Bonham of England.  Mr. Bonham was a gun maker to the the King of England.  Included is a basket hilt sword, a short sword, a dirk, and other accessories.  The blades are steel & engraved.  the balance of the metal parts are hand engraved silver.  All three blades are signed by the maker.  The pieces all prominently feature the number “42”, which may be a regimental number of something of that sort.  Great craftsmanship and a beautiful set, the likes of which I’ve never seen before.  I know little to nothing about such things, so I’ll let the photos tell the story.  All housed in a black leather hinged top case with two slide latches.  The interior English fit & lined in red felt.  The interior lid with the makers paper label attached.  Price:  $1,500.00.