This CS Cavalry Saber has a hand-forged blade made of carbon steel. It features a brass wire wrapped leather handle that fits the hand perfectly and sports decorative brass accents and a shiny brass pommel. The sculpted hand guard is made of brightly polished brass and has "C.S." cast into it with excellent detail. The blade itself has "C.S.A." crisply acid etched onto it. The scabbard is blued steel, with brass throats, mounts, rings and drag. Overall length of 41 inches.