1840 Ames NCO Sword

Windlass Steelcrafts

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1 unit
Maximum Purchase:
50 units
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This single-edged blade has a single broad fuller. Features a cast brass hilt, ribbed grip flanked by kidney-shaped hand guards. Pommel is global with a capstan. Blade length 31-3/4 inches. 1075 high carbon steel blade comes factory sharp.

The 1840 non-commissioned sword was carried by American soldiers for over 70 years - a period which included the Mexican War, Civil War, and Spanish American War.

Copied from an Ames original. The left ricasso reads AMES MFG CO / CHICOPEE / MASS. The right ricasso reads US / DFM / 1863. The single edged blade has a single broad fuller running from the ricasso to near the point. The entire hilt is cast brass and the grip is ribbed. The pommel is global with a capstan. The grip is flanked by kidney-shaped handguards. 

This 1840 NCO sword comes with a leather scabbard that replicates the original Ames version. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts and comes factory sharp.


Blade Length 31-3/4" long
Overall Length 37 1/4"
Blade Width 27/32"
Weight 1.9 lbs