"It's a one-of-a-kind piece," he said. "There's really no replacement so you can't put a value on it. It's like putting a value on the Mona Lisa. It can't be done."
Lee sword returning to Appomattox →
"This would have been very expensive to produce and purchase," Mr. Hancock said of the sword. "It's the only one like this I've ever seen and the fanciest one I've ever seen from a Confederate officer."