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    Sword Attributed to Pierre Maspero Complete with Reinforced Leather Scabbard. Spanish Sapper's short sword, 21", marked "J. B. S./B." Brass handle with lion's head pommel brass hilt and crossguard. Comes with the original reinforced leather scabbard with brass tip (scattered loss). The blade has overall surface rust.
    Provenance: Publications of the Louisiana Historical Society, vol. VIII, 1915, this sword was loaned as "sword of Pierre Maspero" (1771-1822) to the Louisiana State Museum. Ex: Gaspar Cusachs Collection/Louisiana State Museum.


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    May, 2019
    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
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