1891 pattern which saw service in the Spanish American War of 1898. See Espadas Españolas, Momparler, p.401 for identical Infantry Officer Sword of the Spanish Army in Cuba model 1891. 27 ½” hatched point blade with German maker’s name at the forte, weak as struck. White metal hilt with eagle pommel and checkered horn grips. Black leather scabbard with white metal mounts. Excellent with expected aging and consolidation of the leather.