This is unique Civil War H eavy Cavalry sword. I found this sword on a big military show.
Sword is in good condition. Sword has original scabbard with mark : small horse (see picture). Sword length without scabbard is 41,5 inch or 105 cm. Blade length 35.5 inch or 90 cm. Sword has metal guard with mark: " J B Kershaw ".Joseph Breward Kershaw - Confederate General (his photo and biography on one of the picture). I studied the information about this general. Traditionally, the general had a 3-4 sword, a sword for battles and a spare for it, a sword for parades and also swords for a gift to distinguished officers. I showed the sword to three independent experts and received a positive response to the belonging of this sword to the general. This sword is a part of US Civil War history. All pictures are additional description of sword. I do not mark merchandise value below value price or as a gift. The item "US CIVIL WAR HEAVY CAVALRY SWORD of CONFEDERATE GENERAL Joseph Breward Kershaw" is in sale since Tuesday, December 18, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "astra6262" and is located in Southampton, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.