Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword, c. mid to late 19th century, brass hilt with foliate designs surrounding a US, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, engraved steel blade marked with a panoply of arms and U.S., steel scabbard with brass fittings, overall lg. 36 3/8 in.
Blade has some light wear, steel scabbard has some light pitting.
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