Confederate Bowie Short Sword
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
- Date / Time :
- July 29, 2006 10:00AM
Confederate Bowie Short Sword, double-edged blade, wooden hilt, iron knuckle guard and a leather scabbard with a tin mouth and drag, overall lg. 22 1/4 in., blade 15 1/4 in.
Provenance: According to family tradition, this short sword was taken from a Civil War battlefield by Gilbert Harmon, Hoosick Falls, N.Y.