Model 1850 Staff & Field Officer's Sword, c. mid to late 19th century, brass hilt with foliate designs surrounding a US, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, blade marked SOLINGEN and PROOVED with little remaining engraving, steel scabbard with engraved brass fittings and UNION engraved on the drag, overall lg. 39 in.
Blade has little remaining engraving, some light patina on steel, brass drag is worn from use.
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