With the ames manufacturing company of springfield later chicopee massachusetts with production starting in 1832in later years it was also imported and supplied by. Its not very ornate but it is a kt.
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Ames manufacturing sword. We know my ggreat grandfather died in the 1840s and this sword was made prior to that. Nco sword non commissioned officers sabre swords united states army nco swords united states marine corps nco swords confederate states of america nco sword and more. And stamped 17 befor the company was sold in 1836.
Ames manufacturing company was a manufacturer of swords tools and cutlery in chicopee massachusetts as well as an iron and bronze foundrythey were a major provider of side arms swords light artillery and heavy ordnance for the union in the american civil warthey also cast a number of bronze statues which can be found throughout new england. Mcclellan and was printed by order of the war department for use of the united states army. Model 1832 foot artillery short sword has a 6 inch 15 cm solid brass hilt a 4 inch 10 cm crossguard and a blade usually 19 inches 48 cm in lengththis model was the first sword contracted by the us.
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I have a sword passed down from generations. A lot more information on these makers including trading addresses dates history marks contracts serial numbers etc. Was made by the jamerrill and co.
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