Second half of the 19th century. Especially large flamboyant hilt with massive trapezoidal pommel of horn laminated with sheet tin. Spurred iron top with elongated soapstone medial projection. Laminated soapstone grip. Laminated metal base. 14" asymmetrical medial ridged blade with good original finish with minimal spotty staining. Two piece leather scabbard with reinforced throat retails its original shoulder strap with buckle intact and the tip only, defective. Superior quality and form.