Early form with large circular arms below the cross guard and slightly asymmetrical shell guard. Chiseled throughout in foliage and diamond bands, the pommel, quillon block and shell guards pierced with central six point faceted stars and roped foliage. Fine silver wire and tape wrapped grip. 33 1/4" colichemarde blade decorated first third in foliage and heart motifs. Excellent quality and superior condition. The hilt excellent with crisp detail. The blade bright with decoration quite crisp. Early example of fine fighting proportions.