Item #: BQ2784 -- Rice's Surprise Party 1492 Short Sword -- $815.00
A rare late 19th C. Short sword that was created from the U.S. Cadet short sword pattern. This sword was made especially for the 1892 theatrical production "1492." A very controversial and popular production which started in Boston and toured the nation through 1908. The sword has a heavy cast bronze handle and recurved yataghan style blade. The condition is excellent with fine untouched age patina. 71.4cm. cm. overall.