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Swords Used by the Officers Priced at Over $750
Edged Weapons
MINTY Blade! Civil War Foot Officer's Sword & Scabbard by Ames
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Here is a beautiful sword! This foot officer's sword is an superb piece of history! This one was made by the most famous of all Civil War manufacturers, the Ames Sword Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts. It is clearly marked by them on the scabbard as well as being etched on the blade. The blade is full-length at 30-1/2 inches with gorgeous etching from the factory still present. It is accentuated with floral and geometric designs. On the back side of the blade it has the bold large "US" letters. At the base of the blade it has the original buff leather washer to protect the handguard form the scabbard throat. The brass of the handguard and pommel cap has the original gold gilding that displays beautifully. It has 100% of the original sharkskin grip intact with beautiful color. Each strand of the original double twist brass wire is present with a pleasing look. The sword is accompanied by the original leather and brass scabbard. The scabbard has beautiful color all over with some gold gilding still remaining on the brass. The Ames mark is clear as a bell on the top mount. It is a rare opportunity to get a chance at such a wonderful piece of history from the premiere maker of edged weapons from the Civil War.

Item #: B540
Price: $2,495.00 USD (Sale Pending)
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