without belt: 39 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 4 5/8 in. ( 99.7 x 13.3 x 11.7 cm )
stamped: on reverse of blade below hilt: "W. WALSHFID / SOLINGEN"
Sword with slightly curved, single-edged steel blade with three-quarter width fuller; steel half-basket hilt with two sweeping branches on the obverse side and two corresponding openings in the counter-guard on the reverse side; curved quillon with disk finial; grip covered in fish skin and wrapped with wire; domed oval pommel joined to strip of metal that extends to ferrule at base of grip; steel scabbard with two carrying rings and drag; leather belt in several pieces.
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth Miller
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