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Officer's Saber

Auction:
2345
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$588$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Officer's Saber, officer's saber, circa 1820-1835, with gilt copper mounts, eagle finial and floral elements, cross hatched carved bone grips, engraved blade with an eagle and motto: E Pluribus Unum, lg. 36 in., (minor traces of bluing and gilt remaining, partial elements of the scabbard mounts, pieces missing on the grips).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Blade weapons, Military history, Sabre