FINE QUALITY MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER'S SWORD. HAND FORGED BLADE MARKED W. HORSTMANN & SON PHILADELPHIA", ALSO MARKED "IRON PROOF ON SPINE. NICE ETCHED DECORATION ON BLADE.
CIRCA MIDDLE OF 19TH CENTURY - CIVIL WAR PERIOD. FINE QUALITY ORNATE HILT WITH ORIGINAL LEATHER WRAPPED GRIP AND ORIGINAL WIRE."AS FOUND" ANTIQUE UNCLEANED CONDITION WITH HONEST WEAR AND INDICATION OF AGE. ABOUT 70% OF ORIGINAL LEATHER ON GRIP IS STILL PRESENT.
ORIGINAL WIRE IS LOOSE, BUT STILL PRESENT. SOME DEFORMATION TO HAND GUARD. BLADE IS IN GOOD UNCLEANED CONDITION, SHOULD CLEAN UP NICELY. SOME VERY MINOR DARK SPOTS, NO PITTING TO SPEAK ABOUT. NO LEATHER WASHER ON BLADE.
NICE, 100% ORIGINAL UNCLEANED UNALTERED ANTIQUE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR PERIOD SWORD. Your satisfaction is very important to us. Items must be in their original condition with similar of our packing. Although every effort is made to ensure accurate dimensions and weights, the figures shown should always be treated as approximate.The pictures should be considered as part of the item description. We do not take responsibility for any personal or third party losses. The item "AMERICAN CIVIL WAR M1850 FOOT OFFICERS SWORD DECORATED BLADE W H Horstmann & Son" is in sale since Friday, December 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "silverapple" and is located in PA. This item can be shipped worldwide.