Silvered hilt and scabbard mounts, age-worn but considerable silver remaining. The scabbard body nickel plated. Ivory grip scrimshawed with a cross to the front and monogram beneath a crown to the back. 28” double-edged blade finely decorated with crusades scenes, owner's name, and death’s head with MEMENTO MORI. The forte with THE M C LILLEY & CO COLUMBUS OHIO. That form of address used 1882-1925 only. Blade excellent. Quality and construction including the decoration consistent with its early manufacture. Good sound high-quality early example with expected superficial degradation only.

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Stock Number: A9158

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