Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Rare Confederate Civil War Cavalry Sword by L. Haiman. Having an unmarked curved blade with single wide fuller. Cast brass three-bar guard marked: 141 on right side of pommel and on back of front guard quillon. Wire-wrapped black leather ribbed grip. Contained in original steel scabbard with two ring mounts. Solder line on outside seam of scabbard, typical of this brand. Louis Haiman and his brother Elijah operated in Columbus, Georgia throughout the entire Civil War. They produced a variety of items for the Confederacy, including buttons, belts, camp equipment, revolvers, and all types of edged weapons. Sold together with appraisal and analysis letter from Larry Mealor, owner of the Sword Depot.
    Condition: Very good for this item. Blade is bright metal with scattered fine pitting and spotting. Hilt with age wear and dark patina. Grip rewrapped. Scabbard with wear, pitting, minor dents and patina.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 625

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on May 1, 2012 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 October 20 Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search