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This is a late 19th century, 1880's - 1900 Masonic Knights Templar ceremonial sword. On today's market, expect to garner $100 - $175 for this at auction. They can retail for $300 and up. You can, afterall, ask any price you please on an item you own, they key factor is finding a buyer at your asking price.
Bear in mind that an ‘asking price’ is one that has not been sold yet and a true sale value is based on actual past documented sale records.
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If you were offered $800, then certainly take the offer, as it is excellent! This is a 19th century Victorian ceremonial sword and not a medieval fighting sword from the 5th through 15th centuries. Good luck with the sale.
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The 19th century is the 1800's. You can contact any local Masonic groups in your area, such as Knights of Columbus, Zem-Zem Temple, Syria Knights, they will all be familiar with these swords.