This is a good example of a rare and seldom encountered U. Civil War USMC NCO Sword, Model 1840 which remains in untouched, uncleaned, "attic" condition.It is mounted with a blade that measures 32 1/4 inches in length that remains in "uncleaned" original condition as well with only surface staining but no pitting. The brass guard has also developed a rich aged patina and is in original condition as well. Overall measuring 38 1/2 inches in length.
The scabbard has been lost along the way. TO SEE ADDITIONAL PHOTOS PLEASE SCROLL DOWN. Be sure to add me to your favorites list. Check out my other items. The item "Nice Rare U.Civil War USMC Sword Model 1840" is in sale since Saturday, July 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "pcay" and is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped worldwide.