AMERICAN CIVIL WAR STAFF & FIELD PRESENTATION GRADE IRISH BRIGADE HIGH OFFICER SWORD UNMARKED SAUERBIER HILT WITH IMPORTED KLINGENTHAL MOUNTED ARTILLERY BLADE. Curved blade with partial double fullers running for approximately 3/4 of the length of the blade. Import blade marked on the spine for Klingenthal. Blade decorated with acanthus leaves. Proof marked on right side ricasso.
Guard pierced with patriotic eagle and flags, surrounded by a wreath, counter guard pierced with a 4-leaf clover most likely Irish brigade. Pommel elaborately chased with floral and geometric designs.Shagreen grip with single twist of braided brass wire and a later cruder addition of straight copper wire. Brass scabbard with locket, drag and throat all engraved with further florals and roped borders on punch dot grounds. The item "AMERICAN CIVIL WAR STAFF & FIELD PRESENTATION GRADE IRISH BRIGADE OFFICER SWORD" is in sale since Friday, June 21, 2019.
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.