A lot of two U.S. military swords

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Lot 2045
A lot of two U.S. military swords

Sold for US$ 287 inc. premium
A lot of two U.S. military swords
Comprising: 1) Model 1850 naval officer's sword, probably late 19th/early 20th century, straight 27 inch blade etched with conventional naval motifs, the spine marked Iron Proof. Brass hilt of standard pattern with white fishskin and brass wire-wrapped grip. No scabbard. 2) U.S. Model 1902 saber for all officers, 32 inch blade etched with conventional motifs and marked Henderson/Ames/& Co./Kalamazoo/Mich. Nickel-plated hilt and scabbard of standard pattern.
Condition: 1) Blade with patches of light pitting, quillon bent, grip wrapping loose. 2) Blade showing small areas of flaked finish/light pitting. Hilt and scabbard finish frosted and showing some bubbling.
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