Sword w/scabbard

Sword w/scabbard
Title
Sword w/scabbard
Date 
1860-1865
Medium 
Steel, brass, wood, leather; steel
Dimensions 
Overall: 42 1/4 x 5 x 4 1/8 in. ( 107.3 x 12.7 x 10.5 cm )
Description 
Saber with curved, single-edged steel blade with two fullers, one broad and one narrow; brass half-basket hilt with two branches on obverse side joining oval counter-guard; wooden grip covered in leather and wrapped with twisted wire; helmet-shaped pommel without surface decoration; steel scabbard with two carrying rings and asymmetrical drag.
Credit Line 
Gift of A. J. Bigley
Object Number 
1941.624ab
Marks 
stamped: on reverse of blade below hilt: mark with initials "B" and "M"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group