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    Very Fine Civil War Ames M1840 Light Artillery Saber. Blade very fine retaining much original luster with just some minor scattered staining, deep crisp marks with 1862 date. Absolutely no rust, pitting or nicks. Retains the original leather washer. Hilt about perfect. Brass with nice untouched patina, leather wrap with just some minor surface flaking, very sound, tight perfect wire. Scabbard with deep, dark untouched patina and absolutely no nicks or dents. Very fine Civil War dated example of this basic enlisted man's 'working' saber.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    8th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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