A U.S. Model 1840 cavalry saber by N.P. Ames

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Lot 134
A U.S. Model 1840 cavalry saber by N.P. Ames

Sold for US$ 497 inc. premium

Arms and Armour

28 Jun 2010, 10:00 PDT

San Francisco

A U.S. Model 1840 cavalry saber by N.P. Ames
Curved 36 inch blade marked at ricasso N.P. Ames/Cabotville/1846 and on the reverse US/N.W.P. Brass three bar hilt. Leather-wrapped grip. Iron two ring scabbard.
Condition: Blade showing scattered light pitting, sharpening marks and small nicks to edge. Hilt with dark patina, grip leather scuffed and missing most of the wire wrapping. Scabbard with dark patina and areas of light pitting.
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