Here is a recent estate find. This is a Rare Antique Authentic Civil War U. Military Army Cavalry "Wrist Breaker" Sword with Original Scabbard, circa 1863. This Has a Brass Basket Cross Guard with Wire Wrapped Leather Handle. The Sword is signed by the maker Ames Mfg.
With a Rare Ames Marking! This Sword is in Overall Good Original Condition with a Wonderful Aged Patina, As Pictured!!! 41 1/4" Long with a 35" Blade. The Total Length of the Sword in Scabbard is 41 3/4.The Chrome Plated Metal Scabbard is Original, and Has A Few Dings From Age, and some Plating Loss. The Bottom of the Scabbard has a "K" on one side and a "63" on the Other, for the year 1863. The Sword Slides Nicely In and Out of the Scabbard! The Blade is Clean, with Normal wear From Age. This Sword is Exactly as I found it in the Estate. Don't pass this one up, This is a Rare Historic Sword from a Rare Maker!!!! This will make a stunning addition to any Collection! Civil War M1860 Cavalry Saber Sword Ames Mfg Co. Chicopee Mass" is in sale since Wednesday, August 30, 2017.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "rmagiccds" and is located in Sandown, New Hampshire.This item can be shipped worldwide.