A U.S. Model 1860 calvary saber by Christopher Roby & Company
Lot 3149
A U.S. Model 1860 cavalry saber by Christopher Roby & Company
Sold for US$ 526 inc. premium
Lot Details
A U.S. Model 1860 cavalry saber by Christopher Roby & Company
Slightly curved 35 inch blade, the ricasso marked U.S./1863/AGM and Silver or nickel-plated brass three-bar hilt. Black leather and steel wire-wrapped grip. Iron two-ring scabbard.
Condition: Blade showing scattered light spotting. Hilt with unpolished patina. Grip wrap with light wear and minor scuffing. Scabbard with dark patina, areas of light pitting and scattered scratches.
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Footnotes

  • Note: Plated finish is probably post-war.
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