U.S. Model 1840 cavalry saber by William Hortsmann out of Philadelphia. Scabbard is a dull nickel finish with oxidation, flacking and dents present. Saber is a tight fit, blade is 35" in length with a light grey patina finish. Leather is fair, wire wrap is long gone.
U.S. Model 1840 "wristbreaker" cavalry saber by Sheble & Fisher, blade is a dark brown patina. Leather is dry and cracked with loose wire wrap. Damage is noted on the guard.
Imported Model 1840 cavalry saber by Friedrick Poetter, ricasso has Rabbit over FP. 34.25" blade is a light grey patina with scattered oxidation visible. Leather is dry with wire wrap loose but intact.
Imported Model 1840 "wristbreaker" cavalry saber marked "K&C" on the ricasso. Scabbard is a dark patina while the 34.75" blade is a light grey patina with surface oxidation present. Leather is dry with most of the wire wrap missing.
Unmarked Model 1840 "wristbreaker" cavalry saber with a 35.75" blade. Wire wrap is missing. Blade is a dark grey patina with scattered oxidation visible.
Unmarked model 1840 "wristbreaker" cavalry saber in relic condition. Blade is 35.5" in length, leather is dry with an intact wire wrap.
U.S. Model 1860 saber unmarked in overall good condition, scabbard and blade have been cleaned and are a grey patina. Wire wrap and leather are intact and fair.
U.S. Model 1860 cavalry saber by Mansfield & Lamb, overall good condition with a grey patina finish on scabbard and blade. Blade is dated 1862 with numerous gouges along the edge. Wire wrap and leather are fair
U.S. Model 1860 Cavalry saber by C. Roby, overall fair condition. Sword is dated 1864, scabbard and blade are a dark patina. Wire wrap is loose.
U.S. Model 1860 Cavalry sword in overall fair condition. Blade has been cleaned and is 34.5" in length. Only markings noted are U.S./J.F./1865. Scabbard is a grey patina with mottled surface oxidation noted. Leather is good with original wire wrap.
Unmarked 1840 "wristbreaker" cavalry saber. Blade is 35.5" in link with a dark grey patina and scattered oxidation. Leather is dry and cracking, wire wrap is gone.
Unmarked Model 1840 "wristbreaker" cavalry saber, ricasso is unmarked. Blade and scabbard are a light grey patina with pin-prick surface oxidation. Handle is poor with the leather coming off, no wire wrap.
C.Roby model 1860 Cavalry saber dated 1865 in "attic" condition.Scabbard and blade show heavy oxidation. Wire wrap and leather are missing.
U.S. Model 1860 saber in overall fair condition, scabbard and blade are a grey patina with surface oxidation visible.Only marking on blade is U.S. Wire wrap is missing, leather is fair.
Unmarked U.S. Model 1840 "wristbreaker" saber in fair condition,scattered oxidation noted on scabbard. Blade has been cleaned with only "R&C" visible. Wire and leather are fair.
Pre-Civil War New Pattern 1860 cavalry saber by Ames dated 1859 in overall fair condition. Scabbard and blade show surface oxidation, ricasso is properly marked with 1859 date. Leather and wire wrap are intact.
Afghanistan made sword used by the tribes near the Khyber pass. The blade length is 22.5".The blade is sharp and shows some age. The grips are excellent and appear to be polished bone. Has wood scabbard that has gold bands.
Polish sabre with blade measuring 31" measured by straight line from blade tip to ricasso. The blade is etched with floral motifs and a winged Hussar on horseback brandishing a sabre. All of the etching is bright and accented by a dark colored background. The motto "Vivat Hussar" is etched into the blade. The grip is covered in black leather with stranded brass wire. The guard has a woven...
Imported Civil War model 1860 sword by Peter D. Luneschloss, overall good condition with surface oxidation visible. Ricasso is maked P.D.L. opposite side is blank. Over blade length is 35.5", scabbard shows dents. Leather is fair with most wire wrap missing.
U.S. Model 1860 cavalry sword in fair condition. Sword has been cleaned with no markings visible on the ricasso. Scabbard is a dark plum patina with pitting noted throughout the surface. Blade is 34.5" in length, soft grey patina with pin-prick oxidation noted. Leather is fair with wire wrap missing.