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Horstmann Indian Princess Head Militia Sword,

with rectangular ribbed ivory grip, cast brass single piece quillon, double langets with eagles, floral knuckle bow, attached to the Indian Princess pommel. Single edged 31" blade with 1/2 length fuller and acid etched crossed flags and scroll work, marked "W.H.H." (Horstmann), total length 36.5". Brass scabbard with rosette frog stud , two carrying rings and engraved floral scroll work, pomegranate drag.

Condition:Traces of gilt on brass and ivory slightly loose from shrinkage, VG+.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,265
11/20/2002

 

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