Royal Air Force

1925 RAF 100 Limited Edition Officers Sword and Scabbard

1925 RAF 100 Limited Edition Officers Sword and Scabbard

The current regulation Royal Air Force Officers’ sword as set forth by the Air Ministry in 1925. Boasting a highly polished, hand forged single edged high carbon steel blade, the gold-plated hilt is elegantly stamped with the emblem bearing cartouche of the Royal Air Force. Defined by a beautifully crafted gold-plated eagles head, the sword hilt is traditionally coated in stretched, dyed and age dried ray skin. The scabbard is made of black buffalo rawhide and fitted with gold plated belt mounts.

Commissioned to celebrate 100 years of the Royal Air Force, the 1925 Limited Edition RAF 100 sword is defined by the RAF 100 inscription and associated date. Assembled to meet all M.O.D specifications the RAF 100 sword is approved to be carried on parade by all Commissioned Officers of the Royal Air Force.

Crown Swords is the only UK company to provide every pattern of sword and scabbard currently in use by the British and Commonwealth Armed Forces. All of our materials, including our steel, is sourced from UK registered suppliers. Renowned as one of the finest in the world, our steel is produced in a Ministry of Defence audited and approved plant by ISO 9001 accredited WSC UK.

All swords adhere strictly to current MOD regulation and are commissioned to be carried on parade by officers of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces and Commonwealth.

Each stage of production is overseen by the Former General Manager of Wilkinson Sword, Mr. Malcolm Ordever.

Crown Swords offers a 0% finance option when purchasing any officers sword, scabbard and parade package. Enquire today to discuss your tailored plan with one of our experienced consultants.

Mr. Malcolm Ordever
Former General Manager of Wilkinson Sword
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Sword Specification

High carbon tempered steel acid etched to the 1925 pattern
Length of blade at shoulder point
825mm ± 5mm
Width of blade at shoulder
21mm ± 0.75mm
Thickness of blade at shoulder
6.2mm ± 0.1mm
Overall length of Sword
965mm ± 5mm
Weight of Sword
920g ± 60g
Pommel
24-Karat gold plated brass cast eagle pommel
Guard
24-Karat gold plated brass stamping 1.6mm polished
Cartouche
24-Karat gold plated brass stamped badge polished
Ferrule
24-Karat gold plated brass polished
Grip
Wooden core covered in fish skin woven with gold-plated copper wire
Scabbard
Buffalo Rawhide with gold-plated brass mounts, rings, mouthpiece and laurels
User
Commissioned Officers of the Royal Air Force
NSN
8465-99-869-0393