French AN XIII Cuirassier Trooper's Sword,
Klingenthal 1816, Sold
In good condition, a French An XIII Cuirassier Trooper's Sword,
A 100% authentic post-Waterloo (hilt / guard is earlier, pre-Waterloo)
French An XIII heavy cavalry trooper's sword, feintly marked to
maker Klingenthal and dated Juin (June) 1816 on spine of blade,
with confirming post-1815 B poinçon on hilt for inspector
The 37 1/2 inch blade is in good condition and firm in the hilt.
The hilt also good. Leather grip good (may be a replacement) but
grip wire gone.
For us the most formidable and aesthetic heavy cavalry sword ever
made. Very difficult to buy them this cheap, just £? (too
late, now sold). Please quote item reference S82 (0707). Further
/ full sized images available upon request.