The blade measures approximately 18" long and the sword measures approximately 25" long overall. THERE IS NO SCABBARD INCLUDED. There are various nicks, scratches, and other wear to this sword from age, storage, and usage. Please look at the pictures closely as they will show the condition better than I can describe.The item "Ames Civil War Era Short Artillery Sword Stamped US J. H 1856 NO SCABBARD" is in sale since Thursday, September 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "818brock" and is located in Lake Hughes, California. This item can be shipped to United States.