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    Very Fine Civil War M1860 Naval Cutlass with the Original Copper Riveted Scabbard. Blade smooth and light gray, just a hint of sharpening toward the tip. Markings typically light with 186( ) on the obverse and full Ames logo in scroll on the reverse. Retains the original buff leather washer. Brass hilt and lather wrapped grip perfect, absolutely no dents or cracks, the grip shows signs of having been wrapped with twisted wire. Copper riveted scabbard with brass frog stud excellent, just one weak flaked area about 12" from the tip but quite sound. Balance of the finish on the scabbard very fine, just missing the bottom 1" of the scabbard at the tip. Really an exceptional example.

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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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