Authentic, Antique American Civil War cavalry sword, saber: dated 1865 (Model 1860), made by Mansfield & Lamb of Forestdale, Rhode Island. Details: An extremely long, slightly curved, single edged steel blade, cut with a broad full-length fuller, and a slender fuller along the back-edge, very well marked, ricasso stamped on the outer site with production date 1865. W (the inspector initials) and U. The inner site stamped with makers mark of the Mansfield & Lamb Company of Forestdale, Rhode Island.Blade has the original leather washer. A regulation cross hilt with a three bar guard, and brass pommel stamped on the top with additional inspector marking, a spirally grooved wooden grip with remains of the wire wrap. The sword is in its original steel scabbard with two suspension rings. CONDITION: In the same condition as was found, with its original patina showing the age and usage, blade is shiny with no rust or oxidation. The scabbard shows oxidation and patina to the surface with one definitive dent by second hanger ring. MEASUREMENTS: Overall length with the scabbard: 108.5 cm (42 3/4 in).
Length of the sword without the scabbard: 104.3 cm (41 1/8 in). Length of the blade: 88.3 cm (34 3/4 in). The item "Antique American Civil War M1860 US Cavalry Sword Sabre Mansfield Lamb 1865" is in sale since Friday, March 17, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "gary_owens" and is located in Budd Lake, New Jersey.
This item can be shipped to United States.