Officer’s saber, Piedmontese Cavalry

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Officer’s saber, Piedmontese Cavalry
Ebony handle with fingers grip. Brass mount, one-branched guard with two wings and bivalve shell.
Slightly curved blade with flat back and double-edge with damask with inscription “vancre ou mourir” (conquer or die) on one side, other side with Cassaignard type inscriptions
Wrought-iron scabbard with two brass accessories and two bracelets (missing loop)

First Half-19th Century

Length: 98 cm (3-1/4 ft.).

Fairly good condition

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013030545