Presentation Grade US M1860 Cavalry Officers Sabre
Cast brass 3-bar hilt with acanthus and floral decoration; silver grip with triple brass wire. Double-fullered 34 ½" blade etched with stands of arms, shields, floral decoration, US and E PLURIBUS UNUM; IRON PROOF on spine. Very light pitting and age staining and a few shallow edge nicks. Browned steel two-ring scabbard with brass mounts decorated with geometric and floral decoration. Very good overall condition. Cavalry officers sabres are scarce to begin with and presentation grade ones even more so.
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