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    Austrian Model 1845 Cavalry Saber / British Rutland Legion Saber (1). Austrian Model 1845 Cavalry Saber with a 33 3/4" blade marked with Austrian proofs at the ricasso. Blade is gray with areas of light surface rust. Guard and scabbard are dark with surface rust. Missing leather grip wrap, wood is cracked. Iron scabbard is dark and exhibits surface rust.
    (2)). 30" blade etched in panel on the obverse "RUTLAND LEGION" in 3/4" high letters and on the reverse "PRO REGE ET PATRIA". Metal has been cleaned to gray with a few areas of light pitting. Leather grip is intact, missing wire wrap. Fits loosely in an iron scabbard which exhibits a dark finish and scattered shallow dents.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
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