Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword

Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword

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Sword; Edged Weapons; Army; 2. Foot Officer
Ames Manufacturing Company
overall, scabbard, shorter piece: 1 in x 3 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 7.9375 cm x 26.67 cm
overall, sword: 3 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 36 1/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 12.065 cm x 92.075 cm
overall, scabbard, longer piece: 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 18 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 3.81 cm x 46.6725 cm
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