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Model 1840 Cavalry Saber, Scabbard, and Belt Plate

Auction:
2856M
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Sale #2856M - 2856M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 30, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber, Scabbard, and Belt Plate, c. mid-19th century, brass hilt with two side branches, wire-wrapped leather grip, steel blade marked P.S. JUSTICE/PHILADA, a steel scabbard with two carrying rings, attached to one of the rings is a Model 1851 belt plate, blade lg. 35 1/2, overall lg. 41 in.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the preservation of the collections of the Danvers Historical Society.
Estimate $300-500

In good condition with some patina on the blade and scabbard.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Blade weapons, Dao, Heavy Cavalry Sword, Knives, Model 1840 Cavalry Saber, Model 1840 light artillery saber, Sabres, Scabbard, Swords