A U.S. Navy officer's sword with waist belt
Straight 26 inch blade etched with scrollwork and naval motifs and engraved Lt. T.L. Cuyler U.S.N., the ricasso marked for Hilborn-Hamburger, Inc. of New York and Made in Germany. Gilt brass hilt of standard pattern, grip wrapped in white shagreen and brass wire. Retaining gold bullion sword knot. Black leather-covered scabbard with gilt brass mounts. Black leather naval officer's waist belt, also by Hilborn-Hamburger.