NICE & FANCY FRENCH NAPOLEON III ERA OFFICER SWORD:
In fine general condition. 36 7/8 inch overall length. Outstanding hilt retaining just about all of its original silver finish with fine original mother of pearl grips. Fine unmarked 30 ¾ inch blade of triangular section showing some very minor oxidation toward the tip. Large amount of original blue and gilt finish remaining. In its original silver finished brass mounted leather scabbard showing loose stitching and heavy wear to the leather. A very attractive Mid 19th century French sword!
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