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Selling: November 3, 2016

Lot 435: Two Swords & a Knife, American Style

Sold for Two Swords & a Knife, American Style
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Three Edged Weapons with Scabbards
Estimated Price: $600 - $900
Serial #Two Swords & a Knife, American Style ManufacturerNone ModelNone
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Description1) Eagle head sword marked "E pluribus unum" on right side of blade and "Honour/our my country" on left side of blade with metal Scabbard. Has been altered and is ill fitting. OAL:39" with a 33 1/4" blade. 2) Ames musical sword marked "US/D/1852" on right ricasso and "Made by/Ames Mfg. Co./Chicopee/Mass." on left ricasso with leather scabbard. OAL:34 1/2" with a 28 1/8" blade. 3) Plumb 1917 Bolo knife marked "J.S. Mod/1917 C.T." on right ricasso and "Plumb/St. Louis/1918" on left ricasso with canvas sheath. Has been repaired by top of blade and cross guard. OAL:15" with a 10 1/4" blade.

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