VERY CRISP DEEP ETCHED DECORATION ON BLADE - MUCH HIGHER QUALITY THAN NORMALLY SEEN. CIRCA MIDDLE OF 19TH CENTURY - CIVIL WAR PERIOD.
VERY FINE QUALITY ORNATE HILT WITH ORIGINAL LEATHER WRAPPED GRIP AND ORIGINAL WIRE. BLADE IS 29 3/4 in. EXCELLENT ORIGINAL ANTIQUE UNCLEANED CONDITION WITH HONEST WEAR AND CHARMING INDICATION OF AGE.
NO PLAY BETWEEN HILT PARTS. BLADE IS IN EXCELLENT UNCLEANED CONDITION WITH MINOR EXPECTED CHARMING INDICATION OF AGE. SOME FORGING FLAWS - SHOWS THAT THE BLADE IS HAND FORGED. SOME VERY MINOR DARK SPOTS, NO PITTING TO SPEAK ABOUT.
IN THE PICTURES END OF THE BLADE APPEARS PITTED, BUT IN FACT THERE IS NO PITTING, JUST LIGHT OXIDATION. FEW VERY MINOR DINGS ON CUTTING EDGE OF THE BLADE.
ORIGINAL LEATHER WASHER ON BLADE. 100% ORIGINAL UNCLEANED, UNALTERED, UNMOLESTED ANTIQUE HIGH GRADE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR SWORD. Your satisfaction is very important to us.
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We do not take responsibility for any personal or third party losses. The item "FINE QUALITY AMERICAN CIVIL WAR M1850 FOOT OFFICERS SWORD MAGNIFICENT BLADE 1850" is in sale since Saturday, April 08, 2017. 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.