Very good example wearing a large fullered blade profusely etched on both sides, including a Philadelphia retailer's logo at ricasso, lower ricasso struck with a German maker mark. Blade exhibits nice smooth gray patina throughout with few scattered heavier patches. In its gilt brass furniture showing moderate wear consistent with the edge, white shark skin grip and leather scabbard mounted en suite. Solid and intact overall on this very nice Civil War period example.Overall : 36 1/2" Blade : 29 3/4". Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "American Civil War era M-1852 US Navy Officer's Sword HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILA" is in sale since Monday, June 28, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "antiqueblades" and is located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.