Gilt brass hilt with remnants of gold in protected areas, hand chiseled with foliate decoration Spirally fluted bone grip with bone cap and delicate ridged copper band inset.19” broad fuller blade with clipped point and long false edge. The forte decorated with rococo strap work panels. The fullers with hound & boar, hound & stag decoration respectively. Blade with scattered oxidation, mostly to the right side. Crack and minor scaling to the grip. Good untouched example of a type widely carried for personal protection and pressed into service in the Revolution. See Neumann 95.S for a similar example.