Please see my other auctions where I have listed the remainder of his collection. Offered is this Tiffany & Co. Model 1840 Enlisted Cavalry Saber.
Civil War, the Peter D. Luneschloss Company of Solingen, Germany partnered with Tiffany Co. A loyal supporter of the Union Army. They produced this heavy cavalry saber for the state and local militia units. The obverse ricasso is stamped TIFFANY & CO.
Reverse is stamped in oval cartouche, P. It has a 35 1/4 inch long blade measuring 1 1/2 inches wide and 3/8 of an inch thick (back) at the hilt. This has a steel hilt, ribbed hand guard and pommel. The handle is wood that was covered in leather and wrapped with twisted wire.The leather has deteriorated and is mostly gone. The wire is a little loose but is fully intact with no damage. The scabbard is all steel with cast ring and bracket holders. The exterior of the scabbard has light rust with early signs of pitting. The hand guard and pommel, have a very light rust patina with no pitting. The blade is bright with no rust or visible dings. Blade is well coated with old grease and shows light stains.
The item "TIFFANY & CO PDL US CIVIL WAR MODEL 1840 ENLISTED CAVALRY SABER SPANISH AMERICAN" is in sale since Saturday, September 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons".
The seller is "7123clark" and is located in Little Valley, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.