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    Early Gettysburg Battlefield Pickup U.S. M1860 Light Cavalry Saber. The obverse side of the blade bears the legend "Gettysburg 1863" in very old 0.75" high red painted letters, while the reverse exhibits "Hanover Road Woods 1874". Blade with smooth dark patina, just a few scattered nicks. the red paint also showing a deep dark age patina and unquestionably authentic. "Roby & Co." still visible on the reverse ricasso. Retains the original leather washer, although very dry and hard. Hilt about perfect with deep dark untouched age patina, the grip retaining 90% of the original leather and traces of the wire. Great early Gettysburg relic.

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    June, 2010
    26th Saturday
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