Recently Added Items
M 1840 Artillery Officer Saber
M 1840 Artillery Officer Saber. Nice condition and a carrier Artillery Officer Saber. Scarce model especially since the regulations of 1851 called for artillery offciers to carry the M 1850 Staff and Field. These were still made in small supply into the CW. Brass guard still has traces of gilt. Leather grip and wire are very good as well. Blade etch is ligh Read More »
Added: 04/19/21 Price: $6,750
Bailey, Banks and Biddle USMC Mameluke, 1 known
Bailey (Bailey, Banks and Biddle) Philadelphia was not known to produce Marine Officer Swords. This is the first example known of a Mameluke by Bailey. Most contracts and orders went to Horstmann and some to Bush and a very few to Ames. These 1872 Model swords have ivory grips with circular fasteners with raised stars. The blade is 7/8 th of Read More »
Added: 12/10/17 Price: $1,100
Commemorative Petersburg Medal
Commemorative Petersburg Medal. I think this is for the dediction of the National Battlefield in 1926. Leather case lined with black velvet. Coin or medal is nickle and has the Dictator cannon on one side and the depiction of the "crater" on the other. Read More »
Added: 07/25/17 Price: $250
M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber
M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber. This is an attic saber and a unique design. Brass guard has an unusual mushroom style pommel cap and an Eagle cast on the quillion. The side of the guard is a marked with romal numeral scratched into the brass as well as the pommel cap. Blade is lightly etched and has tunrned a gray patina. Obverse etch - stand of arms / foliate Read More »
Added: 04/13/17 Price: $1,550
Civil War Preservations News
You may pay by Credit Card, Check or Certified Check.
We will be listing new items on a monthly basis so please check back regularly.
Members get exclusive Preview of New Items and will receive an email with details of all new items. Sign Up Today!
Order our E-Book for the Civil War enthusiast on your list. Only $29 per year subscription
The most comprehensive sword ebook with more sword photographs than any other publication - SWORDS OF HONOR and REGULATION with many scarce swords that have not been published elsewhere. A must for dealers, historians and collectors.
Additions are added when available.
Exclusive "Swords of Honor" eBook
Our New E-Book: Swords of Honor & Regulation is available by annual subscription. It contains more U.S and Confederate sword photos than ever seen in one publication and it is always at your finger tips with an Internet connection. Constantly updated with more swords and descriptions.
View eBook Preview Here
Featured Sword Maker - Ames Mfg Co.
The N.P. Ames Company opened its doors in 1791 at their factory at Chelmsford, Massachusetts. In 1832 Nathan P. Ames signed his first contract with the United States government for Foot Artillery swords. Thus began the tradition that exists to this day at America's oldest sword manufacturer.
More information on Ames in eBook Swords of Honor
Swords for Sale made by Ames Mfg Co.
M 1840 Artillery Officer Saber
M 1840 Cavalry Saber - Ames 1846
M 1840 Engineer officer Sword