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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3305M Marlborough
November 4, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

U.S. Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber

Auction: Sale #3305M - 3305M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 04, 2019 10:00AM


U.S. Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber, c. 1864, brass hilt with wire-wrapped leather grip, steel blade marked lightly on the ricasso "EMERSON/& SILVER/TRENTON/NJ" and "U.S./DFM/1864," with a steel scabbard, blade lg. 33 3/4, overall lg. 41 in.

Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Estimate $300-500

Some wear on the grip, marking on the ricasso is light, blade is in good condition, and there is a ding near the drag on the scabbard.

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Ron Tunison, United States