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French Dragoon saber pattern 1854

Articles par à Mai 31, 2017 dans Saber, Slider

French Dragoon saber pattern 1854

French Dragoon trooper saber, pattern 1854/82. Brass mounting. Short pommel and wired leather on wood grip (wire probably replaced). Three secundary branches and a round main one (a stamp « B » and order number 24179 on the external side). Oval plate. White straigh blade (92,8 cm) with two fullers on each side. The back is deeply engraved : « M re Imp ale de Chât t Mars 1865 – Dragon Mle 1854 » (two oval stamps on rear). Blade very close to mint conditions. All steel scabbard with the 1882 modification (a single ring instead of two). Throat piece stamped « C » and matching number 2417… on the ring support (some light rust spots on several parts of the scabbard and a little shock). Price : 800 Euros.    ...

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French Infantry « Adjudant » saber pattern 1845

Articles par à Mai 31, 2017 dans Saber, Slider

French Infantry « Adjudant » saber pattern 1845

French high rank non-comissionned Infantry officer saber, pattern 1845. Brass mounting. Short pommel with laurels designs on rear. Wired blond horn grip. Curved guard and holeworked plate, ciseled on both sides with palms and laurels (some designs erased). Slightly curved white blade (76,5 cm) with two fullers on each sides. It is engraved on the back : Mre d’Armes de Chât lt 7bre 1876 Adjt d’Inf rie Mle 1845 (for Châtellerault manufacture in september 1876 and the reference pattern of this saber) Blade in mint conditions, except some light rust in the junction point with the original leather protection. All steel pattern 1855 scabbard with two rings (some rust on throat piece in contact with leather). A few deeper pittings tracks on tip element and several very light rust points on scabbard (must need a little cleaning). SOLD...

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« Karabela » saber, XVIII th century

Articles par à Mai 30, 2017 dans Saber, Slider

« Karabela » saber, XVIII th century

Polish or Hungarian « Karabela » saber, mid of XVIIIth century era. All steel mounting. « Spoon » pommel engraved in rising sun on top. Bone grip with three oval nails on both sides. « S » steel guard with little balls tips. Very strong curved blade with one fuller (70,5 cm and 4 cm large on rear). Deeply engraved on both sides : « FRINGIA » on one side and larges moon and sun on the other one. Good black leather on wood scabbard (the leather is a little open on the upper back part) with three steel elements (the tip one was later made). Two steel rings. SOLD  ...

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French light cavalry saber pattern 1822

Articles par à Mai 14, 2017 dans Saber, Slider

French light cavalry saber pattern 1822

Trooper saber pattern 1822. All brass mounting with two secundary branches. (3 stamps on the main one and number « 33 » on the other side). Short pommel, leather on wood grip with twisted brass wire. White blade (91cm), stamped « B » and « M »‘ (for JG Bick (1815-25) and A Mancel (1820-23)) on one side and engraved on back : » Manuf re Roy le de Klingenthal 9bre 1822″. Steel scabbard (some rust and oxydation spots, need a cleaning) with two rings. Tip piece stamped « 33 ». Price : 750...

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Shamshir oriental saber

Articles par à Mai 14, 2017 dans Saber, Slider

Shamshir oriental saber

Oriental saber on « Shamshir » style, circa 1850-70. Steel grip, nielloed with silver flowers designs. Steel guard with two flat quillons, engraved with gold (erased on several parts). Very strong blade with two deep fullers (81 cm) in damascus (Wootz Taban type from Quandjar period), with deeply engraved script on one side and gold inlays (erased). Silk velvet on wood scabbard (later made), with gold braid and three steel elements. The tip one nielloed as the grip. SOLD  ...

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