Excellent condition, no broken or loose parts. Hand engraved crucifix on one side, large 5 3/4" brass guard with the roman X numeral on each side. Has a rain guard (chappe), a ridged leather grip and a large brass pommel 2 1/4" diameter. Massive blade 22" long, 1 7/8" wide. Blade has no edges, no fuller and shows age. It appears to be a ceremony or decorative European riding sword. Origin unknown, found in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Total weight 1.65 Kg.