In aged but sound condition, a French Model 1831 Artillery Gladius / Glaive by Talabot Paris.
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18 3/8 Inch blade is sound, with some medium pitting (appears white on photos). The Talabot mark just visible. Several other markings. Blade firm in the hilt. Scabbard overall good. The sword sheathes and draws well. A good example for was £? (too late, now sold). Please quote item number AB24. Full sized pictures available upon request. Box 0162-0.82 (1.656).