33" German-made blade with fuller in bright finish with etched eagle and " U.S. " in frosted panels, left ricasso maker marked " F. HOSRTER / SOLINGEN" , right has an inset brass " PROVED " disc, spine marked " IRON PROOF. " Hilt has pierced iron guard with eagle and "US" motifs, iron pommel and back strap, grip wrapped in shagreen brass wire. Complete with iron scabbard with two hanger rings.
Very good. Blade in bright finish, hilt and scabbard in even dark patina.