This is an item that's been in the family for a number of years. I recently got a few civil war swords from a relative who wanted to sell them. I am by no means an expert in this type of sword and I don't really know that much about it, so I'm going to try and provide as much information as possible. This sword has a gold plated hilt and gold accented scabbard. The guard of this sword features some very intricate detail work, and bears the letters CS. The blade also has some beautiful floral markings, and has the letters C.S.A. for Confederate States of America about midway along its length. But perhaps the most unique aspect of this sword is the fact that it's been stamped "Fayetteville Armory" at the base of the blade. The blade itself appears to be very strong high carbon steel, not the cheap mass-manufactured stainless found in modern swords. Also, the sword's hilt, or handle, is black leather with accented gold wire. The sword measures about 40 inches in length and comes with the matching leather-wrapped scabbard. *Please Note: This item is not a toy, and all bidders must be at least 18 years of age or older. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me. I've tried to provide as much information as possible, but like I said, I don't know a whole lot about... read more
Antique Civil War Replica - Marked "Fayetteville Armory"