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The April 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1217

Revolutionary War Era Cavalry Sword, C. Late 18th C., L 34.75''

Estimate: $700 - $900

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Having a swivel knuckle guard. Part of the guard swivels to the side and locks in place with a pin. Rope-wrapped wooden grip (the leather wrapping is all but lost). Single edge curved blade bearing no visible makers mark. Includes a later leather sword belt.


Overall pitting. A couple of small notches at the blade's edge. Little of the leather wrapping of the grip remains. No buckle for the belt. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the ìRequest Condition Reportî or ìAsk a Questionî buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.