rooster hilt, possibly French, unmarked 31 in. blade, metal scabbard, overall 39 in.; eagle hilt, 29 in. curved saber, brass guard, ivory grip, overall 34 in.
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Provenance: Private Collection
pitting and toning throughout, ivory handle with slight movement