Rock Island Auction Company

Lot 318: American Officer's Sword with Presentation Inscription

Auction Date: February 16, 2022

Fine American Officer's Sword with Presentation Inscription

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Estimated Price: $1,600 - $2,500

Fine American Officer's Sword with Presentation Inscription

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37" OAL, 31" etched blade with W. Clauberg maker's mark, Francis Tomes & Co (New York) merchant mark, and American patriotic themes. Hilt and scabbard are brass construction. The folding counter-guard is inscribed "Presented to Lieut.E.S. Pierson by the/Phil. Reunion Guard/Feby 4th 1876". Neither Lieutenant Pierson or the Reunion Guard have been positively identified. Fair overall. The retention stud for the counterguard is absent, and the counterguard shows some deformation in the area.

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