U.S. Ames Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber with Scabbard
Category:Antiques / Firearms & Armory
Start Price:275.00 USD
Estimated At:650.00 - 950.00 USD
900.00USDto floor+ (175.50) buyer's premium + taxes, fees, etc...
SOLD at 2011 May 21 @ 10:28UTC-5 : EST/CDT
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Estimate: $650 - 950
Regulation Civil War Model 1860 saber with 34 3/4" curved dual fuller blade, marked "U.S./ J.H./ 1862" on the right ricasso and the Ames scroll on the reverse. Brass hilt with 2-branch guard, "H" stamped helmet pommel and a wire wrapped leather grip. Browned iron scabbard with "H" stamped on the throat and "58" on the drag.
Condition: Good with mild spotting on the blade, the start of an aged patina on the brass, light scuffs on the leather and a mixed patina on the dented scabbard.