23” slightly curved s.e. broad fullered blade with narrow back fuller from the forte to the false edge. Both sides decorated in panels of foliate ribbons with hound and deer, hound and boar respectively. Fine ebony grip with silver mounts comprising foliate decorated cross guard, shell motif ferrule, banded “rain cover,” triple circular bosses defining the finger stalls and silver top plate and button. Exceptional condition for these with the decoration crisp and uniform. Fine patina to the hilt.