I got this "D" guard bowie knife at a tag sale in Friendship Indiana. OVERALL 23" BLADE IS 18" LONG BY 2 WIDE. Has been cleaned just a bit. Has a CS OLD YELLOW BRASS BUTTON SOME PUT ON GUARD WITH A BUCK SKIN CORD. I believe this is a South Carolina Civil War button.
The item "FANTASTIC CONFEDERATE CIVIL WAR D GUARD BOWIE KNIFE" is in sale since Wednesday, August 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".The seller is "mul298qdz" and is located in Broad Brook, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.