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M 1850 Foot Offcer mkd. H. G. Hamlin jr.
M 1850 Foot Offc Sword. Great carried sword with untouched attic patina. This exact sword is pictured in US Army Sword by John Thillman in the Foot Officer section of the book. Standard brass guard configuration with dark patina. Sharksin grip and wire show use. Blade is gray with staining but etch is completely visable. Obverse blade etc Read More »
Added: 08/09/14 Price: $2,700
M 1872 -Presentaion Grade Cavalry Offc. Saber
M 1872 - Presentaion Grade Cavalry Officer Saber. High grade guard. A style that has been seen on late Civil War sabers produced by Ames. Brass guard has cavalry 2 branches with a decorative chased cover over the braches that is cast with stand of arms and an eagle holding a union shield. Pommel cap has a bearded face and is topped with a s Read More »
Added: 08/09/14 Price: $2,650
Pre war Militia Sword
Militia Sword in nice condition without scabbard. Typical Militia sword used pre Civil War and early Civil War. Brass guard has a nice patina and possible identification. On furrele is engraved L. L. R. on obverse and No. 20 on reverse. Bone reeded grip is in nice condition. Blade has turned a gray patina and has some staining. Obverse etch is fan foliate Read More »
Added: 08/09/14 Price: $350
M 1860 Cavalry Officer Saber - Providence Tool
M 1860 Cavalry Officer Saber - Providence Tool. This saber is not marked Providence tool but all indicators from chasing to construction place it as an unquestionable product of Provindence Tool. This is an enlisted saber with a hand chased hilt. The hilts were all chased in a specific pattern and this saber fits that to a "T".
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Added: 07/18/14 Price: $1,650
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The N.P. Ames Company opened its doors in 1791 at their factory at Chelmsford, Massachusetts. In 1832 Nathan P. Ames signed his first contract with the United States government for Foot Artillery swords. Thus began the tradition that exists to this day at America's oldest sword manufacturer.
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Only known example 1865 dated Ames Cavalry Officer