Date of the Auction:
December 07, 2018 12:00 pm PST

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Lot:18 , Model 1850 US Militia Officers Sword used in American Civil War

Description:
Model 1850 US Militia Officers Sword used in American Civil War. In its richly gilt brass mounts with Knights helmet pommel and other lovely details, carved bone one piece grip and chained knuckle bow. Powerful broad double edged blade with deep central fuller, profusely etched on both sides with intricate patriotic motifs, war trophies and elaborate floral scrolls. Fare condition overall, scabbard having one break near the middle, patina and wear consistent with the age. Total length 37.5", length of the blade - 31"

Estimate: $700-$1300

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