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3034M Marlborough
October 26, 2017 10:00AMCalender

Nathan Starr Model 1812 Contract Cavalry Saber

Auction: Sale #3034M - 3034M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 26, 2017 10:00AM


Nathan Starr Model 1812 Contract Cavalry Saber, c. 1812-13, steel hilt and back-strap, wooden grip, steel blade marked "P/HHP/N.STARR," and a steel scabbard, blade lg. 34, overall lg. 39 1/2 in.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $300-500

In overall good condition with some patina on the steel parts.

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Nicholas A. Penachio, Nathan Starr, Starr Model, Blade weapons, Dao, Military history, Military technology, Sabres, Security, Swords