Authentic Antique US Army NCO American Civil War Sword Model 1840. Authentic, Antique 19th century, US army, NCO (Noncommissioned Officers) combat sword, Model 1840 used throughout the Civil War.
Solid brass regulation hilt, simulated cord wrapped grip and double clamshell hand guard with a "D" shaped knuckle-bow stamped with government inspector marks of S, FSS, arsenal rack numbers 11 and 54. The bulbous pommel stamped with the number 11 and underneath is a slightly visible number 54, most likely an earlier rack number. The reverse side is stamped with No 11 on the knuckle-bow and on the pommel. An sturdy, straight, single edged blade with a full length fuller superbly designed for penetration (thrust) and for slashing. Typically sword carried by Federal non-commissioned officers and sergeants during the civil war.CONDITION: Showing age and usage, blade is pitted overall, brass hilt has some oxidization. Overall length: 97 cm (38 316 inches). Length of the blade: 80.8 cm (31 1316 inches). American Swords and Sword Makers by Richard H. American Swords from the Philip Medicus Collection by Stuart C. All items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques, and not reproductions. All our artifacts are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
Canadian buyers please note: We are required to charge HST or GST on all orders mailed to Canadian destinations. Our business HUNDRED & ONE ANTIQUES is based on a long family tradition of collecting fine European and Oriental Antiques and Art, with a special interest in Antique Arms and Armour. We have been involved in antique trading since 1970.
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The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.