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Title Heavy cavalry trooper's sabre
Nationality Italian
Period c 1860
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Nice example of German-made (Hartkopf of Solingen) sword as used in the Italian wars of the 1860s against Austria. This sword has been carefully hand cleaned and not machine polished. The blade has been sharpened for field service. Leather grip in excellent shape.



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[Edged Weapons : Swords : Italian : 19th Century]

testimonials

Sword arrived today. Fabulous. This is an excellent example of a fighting sword of its period, and a real gem. The 1828 Pattern is such a gorgeous sword, and this is a fine example. Even my bride is impressed and she doesn’t really get swords.

G F, New Zealand, 06.11.2013

Many thanks for the belt buckle, it arrived on Wednesday and I am very pleased with the purchase.

K E, UK, 06.02.2009

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