Very special to read about it. George Washington wore this simple hanger as his battle sword while serving as commander of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.

Blogging is so hard lately. Very interesting, Terra. Thank you for bringing it to our attention. Click to see larger. I'll have to have him read this. Find out more about how we use your information in our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. Historic items are so interesting to me.

We only take on commissions for swords we can “make real”. If they know any history at all they would never believe that. Home to Katherine Dunn/artist, My Handsome Loving Hubby, Gone Four Years Today, AN HEIRLOOM CENTERPIECE THAT MAKES A STATEMENT. Well if you deleted anything from the save that you played *(IF you already played the game) then no. Faith, family, gardening, my dog and cat. Ask YOUR question: george washington's battle sword replica ac3?

How interesting you have a replica sword, Terra. Thank you for the history lesson. Your father passed on both a sword and interesting history. Andrew. The sword is 34 inches in length, made in London, and has a sterling silver hilt and is an exact replica and it could, as the paperwork says "if necessary, be used advantageously in combat." My copy is a strong metal sword made in the traditional way by the Wilkinson Company.

What a time that was! Leather scabbard with silver trim. I'm glad it belongs to your family now. 361,785 questions 29,773 answers 2,732 comments 43,789 users . Wow!!! I'm definitely going to check out the book you recommended in your last post While it's good to identify with characters, I also like to read about people I'd love to emulate, be like as I age.

Made in Fishkill, New York, by John Bailey, an immigrant cutler from Sheffield, England, the sword has a slightly curved, grooved steel blade, silver-mounted cross guard and pommel, and a green ivory grip. Is the Spirit of the Antichrist Alive in the World Today? That is a cool replica sword, Terra. The sword was inherited by Washington’s nephew, Samuel T. Washington, an army captain. It's great that you have that sword in your family. I must read more about this sword. Custom Orders . ♥, Interesting - I learnt a lot from this Terra. How wonderful that the replicas are still made in England. : )Happy May days!~Sheri, My replica of George Washington's Inaugural Sword, This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance, book I enjoyed, Book Beginnings: Altogether Unexpected Disappearance of Atticus Craftsman, Book beginnings: Book of Secrets: Illegitimate Daughters, Book beginnings: Elizabeth and Her German Garden, Book Beginnings: On the Move: A Life by Oliver Sacks, Wordless Wednesday: Purple Prince Zinnias, Wordless Wednesday: Tiger Lilies and Sweet Peas, Apifera Farm: where animals and art collide. Washington kissed the Bible, thats a neat fact. George Washington wore this simple hanger as his battle sword while serving as commander of the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War. I know your sons will treasure them also. Relevance. I'm Retired -- Adventures of a Simpler Life.

Hanger-type sword of forged steel with grooved blade. My husband is a history buff, especially with presidents, war, and religion.