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AUTUMN GETTYSBURG CIVIL WAR & MILITARIA SHOW
October 26, 27, 2013
AllStar Events Complex - 2638 Emmitsburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
PA. Antique Gun Collectors Assoc. (PAGCA) formerly POTTSTOWN
Nov 2nd & 3rd, 2013
NEW LOCATION: LULU SHRINE CENTER
Item #: SG191
B & G foot officer with confederate flags and C.S.A. etched on the blade
Manufd: Richmond, VA
Maker: Boyle & Gamble
Year: Civil War
Model: Foot officer
Size: 30.8 inch blade, 1.06 wide and .270 thick
The etched blade has a single, unstopped, fuller with foliate, sun and rays, crossed Confederate first national flags, and foliate. The reverse has tobacco leaves, C.S.A., stand of arms and foliate. The guard is a sand casting with some of the openwork areas in the guard are closed due to a relatively poor quality mold. The grip is leather with 9 turns of single strand copper wire. The scabbard is top seamed leather with sheet brass mounts with uneven lines scribed. The ring bands are held in place with copper pins.