1832 Model Ames US Foot Artillery Gladius
Sword, dated 1841, for sale
In good condition, an 1832 Model Ames US Foot Artillery Gladius
Sword, regimentally marked, dated 1841
A scarce, even rare 1832M Ames artillery gladius, marked "MHL"
over "ORD" with AMES name and inspector mark "WS"
(for William Smith Evans). 18 7/8 Inch blade in aged but good condition,
with period nicks to the cutting edges (these were most likely caused
by brush clearance), firm in the hilt. The hilt with dents and scrapes
but overall good. Yours for £650. Please quote item reference
AA98. Further / full sized images available upon request. Box 0081-0.8