US MODEL 1840 CAVALRY SABRE

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Item Code: 123-6387

Maker mark "HORSTMANN / & SONS / PHILADELPHIA" on reverse ricasso. Undated, uninspected. Plain import blade exhibits medium-bright patina with traces of condensation spotting. Ding-free. Washer intact. Hilt assembly tight and symmetrical. Brass work displays light copper patina with minor dings. Original leather grip cracking slightly with two tiny flaked spots near the pommel. Wire wrap tight with one loosened strand near the drag. Else VG with strong mounts, throat and drag. Solid Horstmann & Sons 'wristbreaker'.

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