Premier Fine Art & Antiques Auction
August 29, 2023
Below is just a small portion of the massive selection of high quality art & antiques to be featured in our upcoming August 29th 2023 auction! This auction will span multiple genres of collectibles, including Fine Paintings & Art, Jewelry & Silver, Orientalia, Rare Glass & Lamps, Early & Victorian Furniture, Decoys, Carvings, Coin-Op, & MORE!
SUPERB U.S. M1840 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER BY AMES.
Overall length: 43 5/8″
Blade length: 35 3/4″
Blade is etched over 2/3 of its length w/ a mounted cavalry officer, a spread winged American eagle, “US” & an Indian, along w/ various patriotic, foliate & military motifs. Blade is further etched w/ foliate motifs on the spine & is etched near the ricasso, “N.P. Ames Cutler Springfield”. Gilded brass hilt w/ foliate embellishments on the branches, pommel & quillon areas. Brass braided wire wrapped leather grip. Darkened iron scabbard.