TO SEE ADDITIONAL PHOTOS PLEASE SCROLL DOWN BELOW DESCRIPTION. Remaining in uncleaned, untouched, attic condition this is a good example of an U.Civil War Cavalry Saber Sword, Model 1860. It is mounted with a blade that measures 34 3/4 inches in length which has survived in good condition with some minor surface staining and is marked EMERSON & SILVER TRENTON, NJ. " on one side as well as "U. " along with the date "1864 on the other side.
The multi-branched brass guard has richly patined with age. The branches show wear with light bends and although the hilt has lost the leather covering, the wood is strong and secure. The metal scabbard has lost most of its plating and has a couple of light dings nevertheless does remain in good serviceable condition. Overall measuring 42 1/2 inches in length.
Be sure to add me to your favorites list. Check out my other items. S Civil War Cavalry Sword Model 1860 Dated 1864 by Emerson and Silver" is in sale since Friday, October 30, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "pcay" and is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped worldwide.