The knuckle bow has no slot for a saber knot. There are two cavalry style branches also undecorated. There are two shield shape langets and a flat disk quillon. It has been marked on the back of the guard P. "; and I assume that is meant to be "Pea Ridge which was the sight of a major battle in Arkansas in March of 1862.The guard appears to have a period repair that shows clearly in the photos. Declared Value is the item total & can't be changed. Get Images that Make Supersized Seem Small. Auctiva's Listing Templates improve your auctions in minutes. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "Civil War U. Cavalry Sword 1820's Bavarian Cavalry British pre-1821" is in sale since Tuesday, February 07, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "zillionsofthings" and is located in Cordova, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.