December 06, 2018 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends December 17, 2018


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U.S. Indian Princess Sword by Horstmann

29.5" slightly curved .75" wide blade with 15.5" stopped median fuller. 5.25" gilt brass Indian Princess hilt with stirrup knuckle bow and forward swept upper quillon. Langets with American Eagle motif, reeded bone grip. Half-blued blade with gold gilt etched decorations including panoplies of arms and floral themes. Gilt brass scabbard with two suspension rings and frog stud, engraved over most of its length with foliate and martial themes.

Condition:

Very good. Blade with some strong blue remaining and traces of gold gilt. Hilt with traces of gilt as well. Bone grip with wear and a full-length crack on the reverse. Scabbard with traces of gilt, an untouched patina and scattered bumps and dings.

Estimate: $700 - $900
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$540
12/06/2018

 

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