Early M1831 Glaive, French Artillery/Infantry Short Sword & Original Scabbard. Napoleon III Era
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The 1831 Short Sword was a modification of the 1816 artillery short sword – a sidearm issued to the French foot artillery. It was heavily influenced by the prevailing Neoclassical style of the day and was based on ancient sculptural depictions of the Roman gladius, the standard sword of the Roman legionaries.
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