US Civil War Union Cavalry Trooper's Sword
/ Sabre (sold)
A Model 1860 US cavalry sword / sabre made by C Roby of Chelmsford
Massachusetts in 1864 for the Union Army during the American Civil
I guarantee this to be an authentic Model 1860 US Cavalry Sabre;
be warned, most you see for sale are reproductions; this is 100%
genuine. Made by Roby of West Chelmsford Massachusetts in 1864,
obviously at that time for the Union Army.
The 35 inch blade is well blackened / patinated though could be
cleaned / polished up. Bearing the well known Roby inspection stamp
"AGM" under "1864" and "US". Blade
is firm in the hilt. Original leather grip complete with twisted
wire bindings. Item reference 279 (60). Further / full sized images
available upon request.