M1840 Artillery Officer Sword
Officer's version of the M1840 Artillery saber. This sword has a curved blade, which is single edged with a false edge extending back ten inches from the point. It has etching on both sides of the blade. The scabbard is polished steel with two rings and a well developed asymmetrical drag. The guard is also brass. Overall Length: 40 3/4", Blade Length: 35" x1 1/4" wide at the hilt.
Original M1840 Artillery Officer Sword (asking price, $14,000).