Other side is marked U. Blade is tight in handle.
Sword measures 41 in by itself and 42 in in scabbard. Scabbard is very nice also. A few marks but no damage. A tag says model 1860. The handle appears to be wood but might be just old leather.Any info on this would be appreciated. PLEASE TRY AND JUDGE BY PICTURES AND ASK QUESTIONS. The item "Old Ames Civil War Sword Brass & Leather Handle Marked U.
1864 Nice" is in sale since Wednesday, March 14, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Belts & Belt Buckles". The seller is "train_seller" and is located in Holt, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Bahamas.