Lot 3065

A saber for English Cavalry, circa 1796

Orders and Military Collectibles until 1918 | A92m | Live auction | 349 Lots

Post-auction sale

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Description

Unknown maker, gilted, blued, slightly curved etched blade, unadorned cross guard, knuckle bow and pommel, sharkskin covered grip with black wire wrap. Etched blade, obverse depicting an overall floral pattern, at center a royal crown, below a mounted soldier on horseback wielding a sword. Reverse with repeating floral pattern, a crown and coat of arms at center. The steel scabbard with loops for hanger. Minor age throughout. Overall ca. 91 cm, blade 76 cm.

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General Information

The auction starts on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3351. The pre-sale view will take place from 9 - 14 May 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).