The blade is in beautiful condition with high quality etching and proving. The Model 1902 Army Officers' Saber is the current sword used by officers of the United States Army and United States Air Force. The official nomenclature for the current regulation U. Army saber is "saber for all officers, Model 1902". It was adopted on July 17, 1902 by authority of General Order No.The M1902 saber was authorized for all officers, both infantry and cavalry, with the exception of Chaplains. The lightly curved blade measures between 30 and 34 inches long with weights initially specified by the U. Army to be between 20.2 and 22.8 ounces (573 to 647 grams) and a point of balance of 3.25 inches from the hilt as specified for infantry sabers. The items in the images are the exact ones you will receive.