The guard is ornate with a CS design. This is a nice item and would make a great Christmas gift.McElroy Civil War Sword Confederate States Macon Georgia Original Scabbard" is in sale since Thursday, December 07, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Reenactment & Reproductions\Edged Weapons". The seller is "fr0mme2you30161" and is located in Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.