Overall: 28 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. ( 72.1 x 8.9 x 3.2 cm )
etched: on obverse and reverse of blade near hilt: "Honi / Soit qui / Mal y / Pen[?]se" inside oval frame
Sword with straight, single-edged steel blade with two fullers, one broad and one narrow, both of which begin 4 1/2 inches below hilt, and etched designs and inscriptions on obverse and reverse; grip made of section of antler horn with natural color and texture; brass cross quillons, with one end curved upward toward grip and one end straight with globular finial; oval brass pommel with domed top engraved and embossed with animal figures.
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr.
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