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    Starr Contract of 1826 Naval Cutlass.
    25-inch single-edged curved blade with a narrow fuller which starts at the hilt and ends within 6-inches of the point. The obverse side of the blade is stamped "FT / US / N STARR"; obscured inspector marks on the reverse side. Iron guard with ribbed wooden grip. Former owner's brass property tag affixed to the guard. Iron scabbard.

    Condition: About very good. The guard retains much of the japanned finish; the blade displays a uniformly dark patina; the scabbard bears traces of the japanned finish and light to moderate scattered pitting.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    9th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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