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    Civil War Era U.S. Model 1850 Foot Officers' Sword. 29 ¾" slightly curved bright blade etched with floral decoration, military vignettes, flags, eagle and shield and "U.S." Gilded-brass hilt. Forward pommel engraved with a Federal shield. Fish-skin covered grip with remnants of the brass wire wrapping. Obverse counter guard with pierced floral decoration. Blade with scattered dark spots, hilt retains approximately 70-75% luster. Grip with a few scattered cracks, otherwise a good example.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    8th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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