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Regulation British Cavalry Officers’ Swords, 1788-1912

From left to right: 1788 Light Cavalry, 1788 Heavy Cavalry, 1796 Light Cavalry, 1796 Heavy Cavalry, 1796 Heavy Cavalry Dress, 1821 Light Cavalry, 1821 Heavy Cavalry, 1821/45 Light cavalry, 1821/45 Heavy Cavalry, 1896 Cavalry, 1912 Cavalry. (Note that not all swords are pictured to scale.)