A good Napoleonic period French naval captains sword. This sword would have been carried during the latter part of the Napoleonic wars and Georgian period. Thirty five and a half inches overall with a thirty inch double edge spear point blade of flat diamond section. The gilded hilt showing flags, clam shells and a fouled anchor with wire bound leather grip. The guard with a folding plate and push button locking system. Original leather scabbard with some repairs.