French Chatellerault Chilean Cavalry Sabre,
In very good condition, a French made (Manufacture d’armes
de Chatellerault ) Chilean Cavalry Sabre / Sword, 19C (1896-1900).
An impressive cavalry sword and in very good condition. Marked
to the spine Manufacture d’armes de Chatellerault JH (Jacob
Holtzer was the contractor for the sale of these weapons to South
The 33 1/4 inch blade is in overall very good condition, some light
pitting one side towards the point, not much, bearing the Chilean
coat of arms to the forte, and firm in the hilt. The steel hilt
in overall good condition, the grip in very good order. Various
stamps to hilt, blade and scabbard. The steel scabbard with some
small dents, not too many. The sword sheathes and draws well.
Very well priced at only £(too late - but we will divulge
the selling price for a small fee). Please quote item reference
J41 (1128). Further / full sized pictures available upon request.