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French marine brass-hilted briquet hanger sword, 1767.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Artifacts Start Price:200.00 USD Estimated At:250.00 - 375.00 USD
French marine brass-hilted briquet hanger sword, 1767.
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200.00USDto 20morgan+ (38.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2018 Nov 03 @ 12:48UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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French marine brass-hilted briquet hanger sword, 1767. 780 grams, 32" long, 26-3/4" blade. Used by French marines and soldiers in the American Revolution and revolutionary France until 1803 when a new pattern was adopted, this example is a simple brass D-guard hilt with horizontal, ropelike turnings attached to a doubled-bladed sword with very faint engravings and blood groove on blade, some pitting and rusting but otherwise in good condition. With photo-certificate.