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Early Militia "George Washington" Eagle Pommel Officer's Sword
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
28" heavy curved blade with etched panels of military motifs.  Blued panels  with Gilt panoply of arms.   Handle with feathers culminating into the Eagle head pommel, handle made of brass with gilt finish.  Chased brass scabbard with gilt finish. Missing carrying rings; circa 1790-1810.

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Blue finish has slightly faded but still retains a lot of the blue finish.  Gilt is very strong on one side the other side has slightly faded.  Brass scabbard still retains 70% of the gilt finish.  Scabbard still has holes on the side of scabbard where the carrying rings once were.

Sold: $4,700.00
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