These were produced for the Union Army during the 1800's It is about 36" in total length, the blade and scabbard are about 30". Combined weight of sword and scabbard are right at 2 1/2 lbs. Sword is in very good shape nothing broke or missing however it will need to be clean or polished for a lustrous looks. S & K Mark of.
This cutlery firm had contracted with U. Ordnance in 1839 and 1840 for various patterns of enlisted men's swords. The item "Officer's Sword, Civil War or Indian Wars era, A&A Schnitzler, Solingen, Germany" is in sale since Friday, January 26, 2018.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "lik2ride_mtb" and is located in Torrance, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.