An inscribed U.S. Marine Corps non-commissioned officer's sword
Lot 3145
An inscribed U.S. Marine Corps non-commissioned officer's sword
US$ 350 - 550
£210 - 330
Lot Details
An inscribed U.S. Marine Corps non-commissioned officer's sword
dated 1973
Slightly curved 27 3/4 inch blade with 18 inch etched panel, the ricasso marked Newtel Inc./Miami/Soldingen/Germany and Stainless; Blade and scabbard throat inscribed SSgt. Leonido P. Cabal, Jr. USMC,, the blade also marked 1 February 1973, the scabbard with his service number; gilt brass hilt of 1850 type; leather-covered grip missing wire wrap; black leather scabbard with gilt brass mounts.
Condition: Excellent. Scabbard with a few light marks and one dent to drag mount.

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  • Provenance: DeWitt Collection.
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