Plated hilt based on the 1840 nco sword with large George Washington bust pommel. Wire wrapped black leather grip. 30 1/8" d.e. blade well etched with foliage panels flanking F O S A one side and the owner's name opposite. Plated scabbard with three mounts profusely decorated in high relief. Slight dents to the scabbard, otherwise in excellent plus preservation with plating intact throughout. The blade with a small smooth gray area at the forte from handling. Gleaming bright showy example of some, but uncertain age.