31:Ames Meg Co. Cabotville Mass, 1849 Civil War Sword
this is an Ames Model 1840 Sabre that happen to be made in 1849 at the factory in Cabotville, MA AKA Chicopee, MA. Measures 43 inches in length. he blade reads Ames Meg CO. Cabotville 1849 and on the other side of the blade reads US WD.
On the blade I see black and some pitting. The wire grip is very tight. In as found condition. As is.