18.5" double edged blade with crude center fuller, unmarked. Cast brass hilt has a straight crossguard with raised border and disc finials, fish scale grip and bulbous pommel Complete with leather scabbard, broken and repaired, lacking the metal mountings. A known Confederate pattern often found in the Western theatre.
Provenance: John Ashworth Collection
Good. Blade graying with scattered darker spots, older service sharpening and a few nicks on the cutting edge. Scabbard finish worn.