Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    US M1860 Light Cavalry Saber Mansfied & Lamb. Blade with smooth dark patina. No pitting or nicks, and just some very light, negliigible, easily cleaned, surface rust, just two small dents near the tip. Marked "U.S. / J.M. / 1864" on obverse ricasso and "MANSFIELD / & LAMB / FORESTDALE" in oval on reverse. Outward branch on the guard slightly bent with a 1/4" crack where it joins the hilt. Hilt otherwise perfect with nice dark patina. Leather wrap on grip very good with just one chip by the pommel and age hairline on reverse but very sound. Brass wire wrap perfect. Scabbard really excellent with just some very light surface rust, easily cleaned, and overall smooth dark patina with absolutely no dents or pitting.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 269

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 45 days left to consign to the 2018 October 27 Musical Instruments - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    You reach a customer base that is in many ways completely unknown to the major auction houses, and your marketing to this base is as professional as one could hope for. As I continue to wind down my holdings.
    Michael Z.,
    Hawthorne, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $615,551