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AMES MODEL 1850 FIELD OFFICER'S DRESS SWORD

Ornate gilt-brass hilt with "US", shagreen grip, engraved steel blade, housed in metal scabbard with gilt brass furniture, U.S.A., mid-19th c.; Marked; Blade measures: 32 1/4", 37 3/4" overall


Sale Price: $1,875

Estimate: $800 - $1,200


Condition Report

Blade marked "Ames Mfg Co. Chicopee Mass" with "ADK" below. Scabbard marked "Ames Mfg Co. Chicopee Mass";Blade exhibits some rust especially near hilt. Wire wrap on grip is not present

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