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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
November 1, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

American Revolutionary War Short-sword

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: November 01, 2014 10:00AM


American Revolutionary War Short-sword, c. late 18th century, brass stirrup hilt, guard with decorative scalloped edge and a faceted pommel, walnut grip with a brass ferrule, crude American blade, blade lg. 28, overall lg. 33 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,300-2,300

Overall in good condition, looks to be missing a small ferrule above the guard some patina on the blade.

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