An American horseman's saber with the rare inscription God Bless The Province of New York
Lot 140
An American horseman's saber with the rare inscription God Bless The Province of New York
Sold for US$ 5,850 inc. premium

Lot Details
An American horseman's saber with the rare inscription God Bless The Province of New York
Curved 31 inch double fullered blade engraved on both sides with the motto God Bless the Province of New York. Brass stirrup hilt, the broad guard with lobed finial and small langets. Backstrap with helmet-form pommel. Leather and silver wire-wrapped grip.
Condition: Blade with mottled grey metal showing spotting and light pitting. Hilt with dark patina. Grip leather scuffed but sound. One third of wire wrap missing.
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