~ 1881 Dated U.S. Civil War Confederate Artillery Short Sword Sidearm ~
The grip is made from ribbed solid brass with a small rounded pommel to the end.
The crossguard has two impressed circle patterns. Both sides have been stamped “CS 1881”.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade has a length of 17.7 inches (44.9 cm), the sword measuring 23 inches (58.4 cm) overall. It weighs 790g.
~ Condition ~
The blade is black & has been fairly scratched with some chipping towards the edge. The brass is also worn from age. One of the two date stamps has faded, making it harder to read.
~ Postage ~
Postage is £20 or it can be picked up from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard....Read full description
Make1881 Dated U.S. Civil War Confederate Artillery Short Sword
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