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    Very Fine Sheble & Fisher M1840 Heavy Cavalry Saber With Knot. Blade near mint with just some very light old surface rust, easily cleaned, much original mint luster. No nicks or pitting. Nicely marked on reverse ricasso "SHEBLE & FISHER / PHILADA". Retains original leather washer. Hilt near perfect with nice patina and just one minor bend on the inboard branch. Leather grip with wire wrap also perfect. Retains the original 7/8" wide wrist strap, adjusting loop and sword knot. Excellent just missing the ends of a few tassels. Scabbard very good. Generally with smooth dark patina, some very light scattered surface rust and some scattered dents. Exceptional example.

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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