Vintage Knights Of Pythias Ceremony Sword W/ Scabbard - Henderson Ames Co For Sale
Vintage Knights of Pythias Ceremony Sword w/ Scabbard - Henderson Ames Co
The sword is marked in a few places with the acronym "FCB," which stands for the Pythian motto "Friendship, Charity, & Benevolence."The blade is engraved with the name of the member.The sword was produced by the Henderson Ames Co. of Kalamazoo, MI.Owned by a member of the Uniformed Rank and marked as such on the handle as "UR." In overall good condition with the loss of the finish and some light oxidization/rusting to the scabbard and blade. The leather on the hilt is pretty worn. This condition is consistent with age and use and does not compromise the quality or integrity of the sword. This is a wonderful collectible, especially for someone involved in the order. Please view ALL my pictures carefully to better determine the exact condition to your own satisfaction. I ask that you ask necessary questions early & PRIOR to offerding. I will assist you in any way I can. I must sell this as pictured, as described, and 'AS IS'.
Measures approx.36-3/4 in.
Pictures are very clear, so please use your judgement on condition, style, age and offer accordingly. Ask questions before offerding.
By offerding on this item you are consenting that you are 18 years of age or older. We do NOT sell to minors.
Sold AS IS no returns.
Item will be shipped next day of payment.Please allow 7-10 days for personal checks to clear. If sale ends on weekend, item will be shipped on Monday. Shipping and handling is $11.00 flat rate USPS with confirmation. We accept Paypal, personal checks, or cashier's check.