Col­lec­tors take aim at mil­i­tary pouch

Yorkshire Post - YP Magazine - - Objects Of Desire -

A SCARCE late 19th-cen­tury 1st West Rid­ing of York­shire Vol­un­teer Ar­tillery (Leeds) of­fi­cer’s full dress sabre­tache (a flat bag or pouch) fetched £812 at a Bon­hams sale of swords and mil­i­taria in Lon­don. The plum-coloured vel­vet is mounted in sil­ver lace and or­nately em­broi­dered.

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