WHAT MAKES THIS SWORD EXTREMELY RARE IS THE DATE AND THE GUTTA PERCHA GRIPS WHICH ARE ALMOST. NON EXISTENT AND RARELY SHOW UP IN THE MARKET PLACE. MOST OF THE TIFFANY COLLINS BLADES WERE NOT DATED. The item "CIVIL WAR TIFFANY STAFF & FIELD OFFICER SWORD MADE BY COLLINS & CO HARTFORD 1862" is in sale since Tuesday, April 30, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "rachelemandelgallery" and is located in Chicago Heights, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.