Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    U. S. Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber Manufactured by Emerson & Silver. A standard sword as manufactured by the uncommon maker Emerson & Silver, Trenton, New Jersey. The blade measures approximately 35" and is marked "U.S./D.F.M/1864" on the obverse ricasso and with the poorly struck maker's mark on the reverse. The blade is darkened with age, with a few minor nicks and small areas of surface pitting. The leather grip and wire wrap are intact, albeit a bit dry. The scabbard's surface is coated in light surface scuffs and rust and the throat is lacking. Otherwise, it is a nice example in very good condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 486

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

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

    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
    Consign to the 2021 April 11 Guitars and Musical Instruments Signature Auction - 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