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    Three German 19th Century Short Swords. Includes: (1) Dove's head brass hilt short sword with an 18¾" bright blade, double-etched with floral and military scenes, in excellent condition in a brass throated and tipped leather scabbard. (2) Short sword in the style of a Model 1898 bayonet with grooved wood handle, 19" blade faintly etched on both sides. The blade has some small areas of rust and discoloration and a few small nicks to the cutting edge. It is complete with the original brass throated and tipped leather scabbard. (3) Short sword with brass hilt and muzzle ring, 19¼" blade with very faint etching on both sides. The blade is uniformly coated with light surface rust, otherwise it is in very good condition. It is complete with its brass throated and tipped leather scabbard.

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    December, 2010
    11th Saturday
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