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    Confederate Field and Staff Officer's Sword by James Conning Mobile Alabama. 32 1/4" slightly curved blade with unstopped fuller that extends to within 1 1/2" of the guard and 8" of the tip. Blade exhibiting a mostly smooth dark patina with some areas of scattered pitting on the reverse. Classic form hilt with large "C S" between the two outboard branches and some cast decoration on the face projection from the inboard that attaches to the guard and the top of the quillon. Narrow slit for sword knot at the top of the guard, the pommel exhibits crudely cast leaves on the outer face. Approximately 60% black leather on the grip remaining, two strand twisted brass wire tight and complete.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    12th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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