Militia NCO sword circa 1850-1865. Classic knight’s head pommel with a wonderful spiral carved bone grip. The guard consists of cross quillons with a large U.S. shield langet. The blade is 25” and bright with a sharp point. The scabbard is leather with brass fittings. There is one strong glued repair to the scabbard. Many of these swords saw service in the Civil War, and this is an attractive example.
Inventory Number: SWO 201