1810 American Artillery Officer's Eaglehead Sword. Mounted Infantry Officer's Saber with a brass hilt and a curved, single-edged, 28 inch blade. A wide fuller runs from 1/2 inch go the base to the tip. Finished in blue and gilt, the blade has simple floral etchings: the blue in scroll design.
The grips are yellow bone. The original leather scabbard has. Brass throw, middle band and two rings. The sword has no marking. Overall is 33 1/2 inch.
Appears to be English manufacture. "American Swords from the Collection of Philip Medicus", page 90, 41a. The item "1810 American Artillery Officer's Eaglehead Sword Eagle Head Pre Civil War Sword" is in sale since Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "civilwardagger" and is located in Charlotte, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Australia, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Bahamas, Mexico, Norway, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.