Very Rare Civil War Period Diplomats Sword 1850-1865 Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. This is a very rare American Diplomat sword from 1850 to 1865. Sword with a Federal Eagle on the clam shell guard with arrow bolts. The top has a lightning bug design (very unusual). The 3 edged blade has gold decorative motif . Now we know Tiffany bought blades from this German maker and hilted them here in America. Normally I would think this is just a normal German made sword but the Federal Eagle on the Shell is American. It came from an old collection. The sword is great condition, no scabbard. A fantastic piece. 100% Guaranteed the be Authentic, Comes with Museum documentation (COA).Please see our other Civil War relics available on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.