FINE QUALITY MODEL M1852 NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD. STUNNING GERMAN MADE BLADE IS RICHLY DECORATED ON BOTH SIDES WITH MILITARY MOTIF, AMERICAN EAGLE, 13 STARS AND ANCHOR. CIRCA MIDDLE OF 19TH CENTURY - GUARANTEED CIVIL WAR PERIOD.
CLAUBERG SOLINGEN AND "STANDING KNIGHT" MAKER'S MARK ON OTHER SIDE. ALSO SIGNED WITH VIRGIL PRICE, NEW YORK RETAILER'S MARK. MARKED "IRON PROOF" ON SPINE. CLAUBERG FROM SOLINGEN, GERMANY WAS ABSOLUTELY BEST IMPORTED SWORDS MAKER FOR THE PERIOD OF AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. FINE QUALITY ORNATE HILT WITH ORIGINAL FISH SKIN WRAPPED GRIP AND ORIGINAL WIRE.
BLADE IS ABOUT 28 3/4 in. (73 cm) LONG AND 1 1/16 in. (2.7 cm) WIDE AT RICASSO.
VERY GOOD ORIGINAL ANTIQUE UNCLEANED CONDITION WITH HONEST WEAR AND CHARMING INDICATION OF AGE. HILT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO PLAY BETWEEN PARTS.DARK BLADE IS IN GOOD UNCLEANED ORIGINAL CONDITION WITH MINOR EXPECTED INDICATION OF AGE AND VERY LIGHT PITTING. NO SHARPENING MARKS ON BLADE. MINOR NICKS TO CUTTING EDGE. NO LEATHER WASHER ON BLADE. 100% ORIGINAL UNCLEANED, UNALTERED, UNMOLESTED ANTIQUE FINE QUALITY IMPORTED CIVIL WAR PERIOD SWORD. Your satisfaction is very important to us. Items must be in their original condition with similar of our packing. Although every effort is made to ensure accurate dimensions and weights, the figures shown should always be treated as approximate.
The pictures should be considered as part of the item description. We do not take responsibility for any personal or third party losses. The item "CIVIL WAR FINE AMERICAN NAVY USN M1852 NAVAL SWORD DECORATED BLADE W. CLAUBERG" is in sale since Friday, September 15, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons".
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