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    U.S. Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber from a Franklin, Tennessee GAR Post. Verbal provenance attributes this Ames manufactured, 1864-dated 1860 cavalry saber as being from a Franklin, Tennessee GAR post. The hilt and scabbard of the saber are painted gold as was often done by GAR posts. The blade is dark and slightly mottled but is otherwise in excellent condition with no rust or chipping to the cutting edge. The hilt is sound though the grip is missing the leather and wire wrap. The scabbard is very good with no dings or dents.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    26th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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