Steel, brass, wood, textile
Overall: 43 3/4 x 6 x 4 1/2 in. ( 111.1 x 15.2 x 11.4 cm )
Sword with long, straight, double-edged steel blade with elliptical cross section; brass basket hilt with crown and "C" device, thumb ring, and tear drop shaped quillon; wooden grip covered in textile and wrapped with wire; ovoid brass pommel with flattened ball finial; tassel on long strip of cloth tape attached to hilt.
Bequest of Charles M. Lefferts
stamped: on reverse of blade below hilt: indecipherable maker's mark
uncised: on underside of hilt: "L. No. 67"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.