August 09, 2018 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Cavalry Sword Starr Contract 1812-1813

.34" blade with clip point,  blade marked near the ricasso in three lines, P over H.H.P over N. Starr, Wood handle leather covered, iron backstrap, iron pommel, iron guard.  Metal Scabbard.

Provenance:Property from the Estate of Julie Parrott Smart, New Carlisle, OH Property from the Estate of Julie Parrott Smart, New Carlisle, OH

Condition:

Blade is mostly gunmetal gray with some light black staining. Iron guard and pommel match the patina well.  Markings are sharp and crisp.  Wood handle void of the original leather covering.   Metal scabbard has been painted over and some of strip.  A good example of an early Cavalry sword.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$382
08/09/2018

 

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