Here is a recent estate find. This is a Rare Antique Authentic Civil War U. This Sword was Also Referred to a Dragoon Cavalry Saber. This Has a Brass Basket Cross Guard with Wire Wrapped Leather Handle. The Brass Basket is Signed "26".
This is a Solingen German Import, and is signed by the maker Wester & Co. " on One Side, and the Other Side "Solingen.
German Imports were Used when U. Manufacturers could not keep up with the U.
This Sword is in Overall Good Original Condition with a Wonderful Aged Patina, As Pictured!!! 38 1/2" Long with a 32 3/4" Blade.
The Total Length of the Sword in Scabbard is 43. The Heavy Steel Metal Scabbard is Original, and Has Some Dings, as Pictured. The Swords Slides Nicely In and Out of the Scabbard! The Blade is in Good Original Condition. This Sword is Exactly as I found it in the Estate.Don't pass this one up, This is a Rare Historic Sword from a Rare Maker!!!! This will make a stunning addition to any Collection! Civil War M1840 Enlisted Cavalry Saber Sword Wester & Co Solingen Germany" is in sale since Wednesday, August 30, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "rmagiccds" and is located in Sandown, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.