Plated brass three bar hilt after which the UD1902 sword for all officers was patterned. Wire wrapped brown horn grip. 33” straight d.e. blade with cursive Chatellerault arsenal markings with 1882 date. Blade with old preservative over light wear to the plating and brown patina to the metal. Hilt with mottled patina. About ¾” of the center hilt bar removed.