Officer’s sabre from light cavalry, French Consulate Directory Period

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Officer’s sabre from light cavalry. Hilt covered with sheepskin (losses) with double filigree. Brass mount, single guard branch, two wings decorated with canoe-shape motif, all over decorated with lines. Curved blade with flat back, double edge, hollow canting, engraving remnants. Brass fully covers scabbard and dart, with two hanging loops and bands (gilt remnants)

Length: 97 cm (38-1/8 in.)

Condition report : Fairly good condition. Foxing on blade.

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  • Items quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 97 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2011060141