From Fulbeck Hall, Lincolnshire England, ancestral home of the Fane family. 7 1/16" clipped point blade marked A & S C S L for Army & Navy Cooperative Society Limited which was founded about 1870 to provide high quality privately purchased items for its subscribers. GS guard and ferrule. One piece diced ebony grip. Leather scabbard worn at the tip and lacking the belt loop. Hilt excellent. Blade with scattered medium gray patina and frosty oxidation.