An English officer's light cavalry saber
Late 18th/early 19th century
Brass sheath signed: Prosser / Charing Cross / London
The brass lion-form ray skin-wrapped handle with guard designed with the royal cypher of King George III issuing an etched blade with the cypher of King George III to one side and the coat of arms of the United Kingdom to the other enclosed with a brass and leather sheath monogrammed: DBS / Captain
37.5" H x 4.75" W x 2.25" D; Blade: 32.5"

  • Condition: Overall good condition with oxidation, light scratches, dents, and rubbed wear commensurate with age. The leather is cracking and has a 1.5"- long split. One brass guard loose. Scattered chips to the blade.

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July 21, 2019 12:00 PM PDT
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