ANTIQUE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1862 DATED CONFEDERATE OFFICER'S SWORD MAKER MARKED. THE MOUNTS ARE OF BRASS WITH HEAVY PATINA, THE GRIP IS WOOD MISSING MOST OF THE LEATHER BUT HAS BRASS WIRE WRAP.THE SCABBARD IS IRON WITH BRASS MOUNTS, MISSING RINGS. STRAIGHT AND HAS LARGE FULLER, LOWER BLADE HAS MAKER MARKS AND DATED 1862 UNDER "CS" MARKING. CONDITION IS FARE TO GOOD WITH MUCH PATINA AND HEAVY PITTING ON THE BLADE. BLADE AND HILT ARE TIGHT.
LIKELY MADE AND USED DURING THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR BY CONFEDERATE OFFICER. TOTAL LENGTH IS 38" BLADE IS 30 3/4". Please refer to pictures for item condition. Please take a moment to review this note: We are helping a friend to liquidate several collections of Antique and Military related items he recently accepted on consignment from several collectors but is unable to list them himself due to his intense travel schedule. We will be happy to answer any questions regarding condition and nuances of the item's preservation state.However we are not knowledgeable enough to provide the detailed history of most weapons and antiques, so we decided to list all military items, described to the best of our knowledge, in one category, hoping most of them will fall in to that range and period of time, assuming some of the items may in fact be Earlier or Later than the category they are listed in. The item "ANTIQUE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1862 DATED CONFEDERATE OFFICER'S SWORD MAKER MARKED" is in sale since Thursday, March 09, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "consignments-with-us" and is located in Wallingford, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.