Blade length 32" with 30.5" fuller. Overall length 38.5" Marked "U.S. ADK 1863" in three lines right of ricasso. Wire wrapped brass hilt marked "AHC" on right on knuckle bow. Marked MADE BY AMES MFG CO. CHICOPEE MASS" in four lines left of ricasso.
Good condition. Blade has a gunmetal gray patina with some darkening from age. Ames stamp very faint. Hilt has a mustard patina with some darkening to bronze near guard and pommel.