AMES M1840 MOUNTED ARTILLERY SWORD AND SCABBARD 1864
Original Civil War Ames M1840 Mounted Light Artillery Sword and Scabbard with 1864 date. The brass handle has a beautiful aged patina. Has the original wire and most of its leather wrap. The pommel has the Inspectors initials JH. The blade is full length with a nice point. Has a few small nicks in the blade from service. Has the Ames Maker Mark on one side of the blade and US / CEW / 1864 on the reverse. The iron scabbard is complete with the throat and both mounting rings. A really nice overall example that will make a great addition to any museum or personal collection.