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US M1870 Navy Rolling Block Rifle Saber Bayonet by Ames

20" spear-point blade, 1.125" wide at ricasso with 14" median fuller. Cast brass hilt with fishscale grip and crossed-cannons over fouled anchor motif on sides of pommel cap. Two-line mark on obverse ricasso: AMES MFG. Co. / CHICOPEE and U.S.N. / GGS / 1870 on reverse. With brass-mounted leather scabbard and frog.

Condition:

Very good. Blade lightly cleaned, with some scattered minor oxidation. Brass with a dull golden patina. Scabbard and frog very good with some normal wear.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$330
09/12/2018

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