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    Description

    Interesting Civil War German Made Non-Regulation Officers' Sword.
    32 ½-inch slightly curved blade marked "W. WALSHEID / SOLINGEN" on the reverse ricasso and with an inset "PROVED" disk on the obverse ricasso. Gilded hilt with half-basket guard bearing a U.S. eagle; folding counter guard. Wire-wrapped leather grips. Iron scabbard with two mounting rings.

    Condition: Very good. A very nice example exhibiting only modest use, a few black speckles on the blade and a couple of nicks to the leather wrapped grip. Scabbard light surface rust but no dents.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    12th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 17
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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