Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword, c. mid to late 19th century, brass hilt with foliate designs, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, steel blade has light engraving on the blade and two stamps on the ricasso, black leather scabbard with brass throat, middle band, and drag, blade lg. 27 1/4, overall lg. 32 1/2 in.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. Frazier and M. Prudence Fleck.
Hilt in good condition, blade has light engraving, scabbard has some cracking on the leather.
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