A mounted artillery officer's saber for the American market
Lot 191Y
A mounted artillery officer's saber for the American market
Sold for US$ 585 inc. premium

Lot Details
A mounted artillery officer's saber for the American market
first quarter 19th century
Curved 30 inch blade with broad, shallow fuller, the spine marked J.J. Runkel Solingen. Gilt brass D-form hilt with large, rounded langets. Checkered elephant ivory grip set on either side with oval gilt brass escutcheons, one engraved with Federal eagle and shield, the other with the monogram JCL.
Condition: Blade showing scattered minor pitting, nick to edge and showing very slight traces of blued decoration. Hilt retains perhaps 25 percent gilt finish, the knucklebow broken just above the guard. Grip with minor chipping below pommel.
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