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    James Conning Confederate Enlisted Cavalry Saber And Scabbard 35" curved blade with smooth, dark untouched patina. Absolutely no rust or pitting. Marked on the reverse at the base of the blade "James Conning (in an arc) / Mobile". The hilt overall with very nice untouched patina, the pommel exhibiting the number "40". The wooden grip is partially covered in replacement leather and two strands of twisted wire. Retains the original heavy iron scabbard with rather crude heavy iron throat and very heavy ring mounts and rings. Scabbard with deep dark untouched patina overall and with areas of surface roughness and pitting. The scabbard is the form fabricated of all iron with brazed back seam as mentioned in the description of Fig. 6-F in Albaugh's Photo Supplement.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2014
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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