The grip shows use and wear but no distress or abuse. The blade edge is period sharpened with an abundance of small nicks all of which appear to be period. The item "CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE 1860 PATTERN CAVALRY SWORD WITH D GUARD BOWIE STYLE" is in sale since Sunday, February 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons".The seller is "rachelemandelgallery" and is located in Chicago Heights, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.