French 1845M Non-Commissioned Officer's Sword
circa 1882, sold
In very good condition, a French NCO's (adjutant's) 1854 Model
sword, circa 1882.
A very good example with matching serial / rack numbers (18011)
to the hilt and scabbard, with the grip wire intact.
The 76 cm blade is in very good condition save for a couple of
nicks to the cutting edge, and is firm in the hilt. The hilt with
some gilt remaining in generally very good condition. The walnut
grip to in good order, with the twisted grip wire bindings intact.
The steel scabbard is equally good, and the sword sheathes and draws
A well above average example. Further / full sized images available
upon request. Please quote item reference F41 (888)