MEASURES 38 1/2 OVERALL WITH A 31 INCH BLADE. Ames is probably the most desirable maker amongst American sword collectors. All things considered equal, these swords will almost certainly command a premium above their counterparts.There is much already written about the The Ames Sword Company (herein referred to as "Ames"). Civil War Cavalry & Artillery Sabers. The Ames Sword Company 1835 - 1865. By John Hamilton, will cover most of the collector's curiosities. Approximate Manufacture locations & Dates Found on Ames Swords.
The item "AMERICAN MEXICAN WAR CIVIL WAR EARLY AMES GENERAL HIGH OFFICER SWORD C 1837-46" is in sale since Sunday, March 11, 2018. 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.