Item #: BQ3231 -- A Scarce Catholic Knights of America Fraternal Sword, ca. 1900 -- $375.00
A very fine high quality example, maker-marked at the blade ricasso, "E.A. Armstrong Mfg." etc. The owners name, John F. Schaefer, is etched on the double-etched blade. Fine untouched condition with excellent period surface patina, the scabbard reverse with a small area of plating loss, the leather grip with minor surface wear. 92.5 cm. overall.