In around the Civil War era, with its silver cutlery style hilt and strong double edged blade of diamond section, elaborately engraved at ricasso with either makers or owners monogram. Good condition with light patina and wear consistent with the age, comes with its red leather scabbard having having tooled and gilt ornament, German silver throat mount, lower mount lacking.
Total length in scabbard - 8.75", length of the blade - 5". Light scattered tarnishing to the blade.
Please look closely as I tried to give as much images as possible. The item "American Civil War era English Cutlery Handled Bowie Knife Dagger" is in sale since Wednesday, April 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "arushunter" and is located in Richardson, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.