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    Lot of Three European Military Swords. Includes: 1) Possibly Indian-manufactured British Light Infantry Sword and leather scabbard. 24" curved blade, no visible markings. Brass guard with leather wrapped wooden grip. Leather scabbard with brass throat marked "[indiscernible] / 43 LI / 10". Blade with scabbard wear; scabbard lacking brass drag. Good condition. 2) European cavalry sword with a 30" curved blade. No visible maker marks. Remnants of light etching on the buffed blade. Plated hilt with wire-wrapped grip. Complete with plated metal scabbard. Damage to grip and wire wrap; scattered shallow dents on the scabbard; electric pencil markings on sword and scabbard, otherwise very good condition. 3) German/Prussian Model 1811 Cavalry Saber and scabbard. 30" lightly etched blade, maker marked "P. Knecht" and "Solingen". Scabbard has been painted white, otherwise a nice example in very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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