U. S. 1860 reproduced cutlass for your Civil War armory! The Naval Cutlass Sword is hand forged high carbon steel blade. Blade is British military spec steel and will flex over 20deg; and return to true. This is a fine reproduction of the cutlass designed by Ames and first carried in 1860. Its blade and brass basket hand-guard were well suited for the close quarters combat of wooden ships and iron men. Leather frog. The Naval Cutlass Sword comes with scabbard. . Overall: 31-1/2" Blade: 25-1/2"