From my grandpa's estate. He collected for over 40 years. The knife was probably issued and then requisitioned by the 1st SC US and the blade was etched and dated 1864. The item "1st South Carolina Bowie Knife Etched Blade Civil War Palmetto Armory 1861" is in sale since Tuesday, December 14, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons".
The seller is "fortancient" and is located in Charleston, South Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.