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Sword

Date:
1840-1860
Description:
Confederate cavalry sword (A); silver metal single edged blade, slightly curves upward towards end and comes to a point; brass hand guard is solid at hilt, then breaks off into three pieces which curve towards pommel at end of handle; handle is leather wound with a piece of wire wound around outside of leather;
Subject:
23rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, 23rd OVI, Civil War, Army, Confederate
Partner:
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center
Part of:
Rutherford B. Hayes
Source:
http://rbhayes.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/DD5B31BA-3ED2-433C-A879-459406193693
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