FRENCH MODEL 1831 ARTILLERY GLADIUS SWORD:
In very good original condition. 100% authentic. 24 3/4 inch overall length. Solid brass grip bearing a pleasing age patina. Very good 18 3/4 inch blade with fine ricasso markings. A couple of nicks on one of the cutting edges (see photos). Blade and grip are perfectly tight together. In its very good original brass mounted leather scabbard showing some normal wear to the leather. Nice!
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