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1860 Model US Civil War Cavalry Sabre, Roby, Dated 1864, sold

In good condition, a United States Civil War cavalry sabre.

1860 Model US Cavalry Sabre, Roby, Dated 1864image G44 1

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Guaranteed authentic US Civil War / 1860M cavalry sabre (be warned, most 1860M's are reproductions; this sabre is guaranteed authentic). The sabre has been shined up and is quite impressive.

Made by / marked to "C Roby Chelmsford Mass", with correct inspection stamp "US 1864 A.G.M."

image G44 2 C Roby Chelmsford Mass

image G44 3 US 1864 AGM

The 34 3/4 inch blade is in good order, firm in the hilt. The hilt in good shape, no apparent damage. The wooden grip has an age (through being in a dry atmosphere) crack and has lost its twisted grip wire bindings (replacement easily made with brass jewelry wire, a vice and an electric drill on slow speed to hold and twist the wire). Steel scabbard in good condition. Sword sheathes and draws well.

A good sword. Please quote item reference number G44. Further / large images available upon request.

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