A French light cavalry officer's saber
Directory or Consular Period
Curved 32 inch fullered blade engraved with conventional motifs. Brass stirrup hilt a la allemande. Copper wire-wrapped grip. Brass-mounted leather scabbard. Together with rare brown leather carrying bag.
Condition: Blade showing scattered light pitting and one small nick to edge. Hilt fine. Scabbard leather scuffed by very sound, the mounts cleaned and showing scattered marks.