$395.00

SKU: US21863 Categories: , Product ID: 17245

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SWORD, M1906 EM CAVALRY, THE LAST OF THE MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABERS. THIS WAS THE “WORKHORSE” FOR THE MEXICAN BORDER CAVALRY AND SAW HEAVY USE THERE. THE AMES SWORD CO. DELIVERED 18,961 OF THESE SABERS IN DECEMBER OF 1906. MARKED “A.S.CO/ORDNANCE BOMB/ 1906” ON ONE SIDE AND “U.S./J.H.C.” ON THE OTHER. SWORD ITSELF IS EXC+. SCABBARD IS CORRECT TWO RING, NICKELED FOR OFFICER USE, RATES FAIR-GOOD WITH AGE FLAKING TO NICKEL FINISH ON LOWER HALF.