Offered is a fabulous U.S. model 1860 staff & field officer's sword in pristine antique condition. The following are the specifications of this stunning antique sword:
2) Unetched blade of 30 inches, inscribed: No. 29 opposite retailer mark, which reads Wm. Read/& Sons/Boston/Mass.; brass hilt with no counterguard and leather grip; Scabbard and three ring mounts nickeled.
Condition: 2) Blade with a few minor dark spots and scuffs; hilt having even dark patina, leather grip with some chips and white polish around wire; scabbard majority of nickel finish, has light, even pitting covering entire surface.