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    Civil War Model 1840 Light Artillery Sword. 31 ΒΌ-inch blade marked "US / GGS / 1861." on the obverse ricasso and with an Ames maker's mark on the reverse ricasso. Brass hilt. Wire-wrapped leather grip. Iron scabbard with two mounting rings.

    Condition: Very good. Blade with an overall smooth gray patina and scattered spotting; and shallow pitting near the tip. Iron scabbard with a few shallow dents.


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    December, 2016
    11th Sunday
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