Original Civil War Battlefield Pickup/Excavated Confederate Foot Artillery Short Sword with the CS letters on each side of the handle and stars on the pommel. Has an amazing deep aged brass patina on the handle and nice even dark patina on it's full length blade. Patterned after the early Roman Gladiator swords these short swords display strong and this example is as good as they come. Please see all photos and call or write for more information. shown in the last few photos with another example for reference.