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ESTATE SALE---ORIGINAL CLASSIC MODEL 1862 CIVIL WAR SWORD- AMES MFG CO. - US CALVARY.
One side of the sword says US, initials ADR, 1862. The other side says Ames Mfg Co. Chicopee Mass.
The sheath is original and has a little rust on the tip and lower portion but no flaking. Other than that it is in great condition for it's age. Has been well taken care of. The sword fits perfectly in the sheath.The Sword in good condition also. The leather on handle is in great condition. The guard is brass.It is clearly marked Ames and has the date 1862. (see photos.)Paypal- US buyers onlyWe ship within 24 hours (M-F)Returns are accepted if you notify us within 7 days and return item within 14 days.
On Jun-17-12 at 10:06:29 PDT, seller added the following information:
my mistake. It says ADK not ADR.
On Jun-18-12 at 19:28:27 PDT, seller added the following information:
Please mark me as a favorite seller as I have a lot of beautiful antique swords I plan to post on as soon as they up my selling ability. ..one is dated 1834.New sellers have limited selling ability.