Terrific French Napoleonic Senior Infantry Officer's Smallsword
A very fine French Napoleonic Senior Officer's Sword with solid silver hilt and mother of pearl grip. Has a detailed silver guard with stylised scene and knight's-head pommel. Hollow-ground blade with engraved motifs. Complete with original scabbard. For more details of this type of sword see Les Epees Portes en France Des Origines a Nos Jours by Jean L'Hoste (page 378).
Condition of the Smallsword
Hilt in excellent condition and blade with little wear. Scabbard with old repair. Quillon has been removed but looks to have been a contemporary change.
Specifications of the Smallsword
Blade length is 30 inches (36 inches overall).
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