Mexican Military Academy Short Sword (MEW2850)
Rare Mexican Military Academy Short Sword for cadets in good condition. The Medallion on the crossguard is marked"Academia Militarizada Mexico D.F. Tacubaya. The Seal of Mexico with eagle killing a snake.Below on the fitting for the throat is an oval medallion of a shield with crossed cannons and lighting bolts.The sword is secured to the scabbard with a button catch to secure the crossguard to the throat fitting.The scabbard has some creasing to the black leather. But no breakage.The grip is a white cast material held to the hilt by double strand brass wire.The pommel is cast in the figure of a Lion or Jaguar.