Rare M-1832 General Staff Officer's 1865 American Civil War Presentation Sword. Please Check back regularly for new listings of quality weapons. Buyers from Italy Must have Import Permit for Antique Edged Weapons. Without Copy of the Permit. Very good example of a scarce early model US General staff officer's sword with Civil War period Presentation to a Sharpshooter Lieutenant, well engraved on steel scabbard : Presented to Lieutenant J.
Libby by the Officers of E Co. 1865 " Other interesting scratched initials on top of the scabbard, probably "T. With it gilt brass hilt mounts retaining about 40% of its original fire gold finish and original braid silver wire grip.
Wearing a straight double edged blade with central fuller, showing good steel color with nice light patina and areas of fine pitting. Solid and intact overall, comes with a folder of research papers from the previous owner. Overall : 38 3/4" Blade : 31 5/8".
Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Rare M-1832 US General Officer's Presentation Sword to a Civil War Sharpshooter" is in sale since Friday, December 17, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "antiqueblades" and is located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.