19th century. Captured during the Insurrection of 1899 and part of the General Harry Bandholtz Collection which won first prize at the 1905 Saint Louis Exposition. 62 ¼” length with forged iron point of characteristic form, in a fine toothed bronze seat. Tapered black hardwood haft with fine rattan wrap below rolled edge iron ferrule. Fine age character throughout and likely a generation old before its capture.