Two (2) Civil War and post Civil War/Indian War items. 1st item: Civil War or Indian War era Model 1860 Staff and Field Officer's sword with metal scabbard. Blade unmarked. Scabbard stamped "15" top left of drag. Steel blade, cast brass folding clamshell guard with eagles and foliate designs, shagreen leather wrap with twisted brass wire. Scabbard with brass mountings and three rings. Includes leather and brass strap, stamped "K1 47", left strap near top, stamped "AP" left strap on loop, and stamped "D C I" right strap on loop. Blade length – 30". Overall length with scabbard – 37". Strap – 26" L x 6 1/2" W. 2nd item: Indian War federal eagle cast brass sword belt plate or buckle with leather belt and brass mountings. Unmarked. Belt plate – 2 1/8" H x 3" W. Belt – 26" H x 34 1/2" W. Provenance: Private Ringgold, Georgia collection. CONDITION: 1st item: Blade with pitting, areas of rust. Areas of loss, largest 1/2" to shagreen leather wrap. Scabbard with areas of pitting, rust. Areas of tarnish to brass guard and mountings. 2nd item: Overall good condition with areas of tarnish to brass to be expected from age. Flaking to leather belt.
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