Extremely rare Collins & Co machete/sword probably from the Spanish-American War period in very good condition. The total length is 31 5/8 inches long with a blade 26 7/8 inches long. The blade is marked LEGITIMUS / COLLINS & CO / HARTFORD / ACERO FINO / CALIDAD / No. 87 and the Collins logo. The handle is made of iron with a brass cross guard.
There is just a little bit of movement on the cross guard. The sword comes with a nice back leather scabbard in very good condition.The scabbard is marked "5" and the frog is marked "C&Co". Please look carefully at the pictures for details and let me know if you have any question.
Please take a look at the other knifes I have for sale this week. The item "Old Collins Co Spanish American Civil War WW2 German Machete Sword Knife #87" is in sale since Sunday, December 15, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Spanish-Amer War (1898-1902)\Original Period Items". The seller is "tbmm1970" and is located in Raleigh, North Carolina.
This item can be shipped worldwide.