BRITISH 1880 PATTERN CAVALRY TROOPERS SWORD ALEX COPPEL POST CIVIL WAR. Alex Coppel German Made Saber. T his is a late 19th century cavalry saber, possibly model of 1880 made in Germany after British models. Overall length: 37 1/4" Blade length: 31 1/4" Blade width at ricasso: 1 1/8.
" on outside of shell guard, stamped "ALEX COPPEL / SOLIGEN with scales on LH ricaso. Asymmetrical half basket sheet-iron with slot for sword near base, similar to British model 1821 heavy cavalry saber.Grip similar to British model 1853, leather gripscales with some scuffs and scratches but intact and not warped. Overall in good condition, tight and solid. Blade is grey and very nice. Guard mellowed to attractive grey.
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