Civil War M1860 Light Cavalry. This is a nice example of the principal cavalry saber used in the U. It has all brass mounts with wood with some leather wrapped sword grip and partially intact bound brass wire wrap.
The curved blade is marked on one side. One the other side it is marked. Was a Union Government Inspector AMES sword factory during the period of the Civil War. The markings are all clear and can be seen on the blade's ricasso.
The scabbard has no dents. The item "Original Ames Sword U. Civil War M1860 Light Cavalry Saber Scabbard 1865" is in sale since Thursday, July 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "civilwardagger" and is located in Charlotte, North Carolina.
This item can be shipped worldwide.