Item #: BQ2304 -- A Mid 19th Century I.O.O.F. (Odd Fellows) Fraternal Sword -- $360.00
An unusual pattern not seen by us before with double-etched blade. The hilt with pommel in the form of a round tent and ebony grip. Good age patina to metal fittings with fine original scabbard. Lots of interesting esoteric symbolism including skull & crossbones, triple pillars and dove. The International Order of Odd Fellows was founded in England but started in North America in 1819. 89.2 cm. overall.