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    Group Of Two US M1833 Foot Artillery Swords. Both blades with generally smooth gray patina with no pitting, and a few scattered areas of old surface rust, easily cleaned. Both blades also exhibit a couple of nicks but minor. Both hilts perfect in about the same condition with nice untouched patina. Both blades marked with "eagle / N. P. AMES / Springfield on the obverse. One blade marked "United States / 1836 / JM" on reverse, the other "United States / 1841 / MS". Both very nice swords. There are no scabbards.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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