Belgian petty officer sabre model M1850 of G.H.Hörster from Solingen.
Owner; N.Bermont Bruxeles (?)
This sabre is 103 cm long and has a blade length of 84 cm.
The sabre is marked with the quality brand "Yzerhouwer" and as manufacturer Hörster from Solingen. The gunsmith hammered the blade's eagle with his initials G.H. (see photo ).
The blade is one side sharp and has a reinforced back.
On the sheet you can still vaguely recognize the name of the owner in a beautiful decoration; N.Bermont Bruxeles. (?)
The blade is nice and intact apart from some oxidation stains.
The handle has a nicely decorated, single brass bracket that leads into an ornate pommel piece with nut. The brass kickplate is beautifully sawn out and has beautiful floral decorations in blade and flower motif and an ornate crossguard curl.
The horn handle is shaped and equipped with a gold-coloured wire winding. The well-fitting original metal sheath has a chape and a carrying eye. The outside of the sheath has oxidation damage.
The photos are part of the description!
- País de fabricación
- Año de fabricación
- Siglo XIX - de mediados a finales
- E. & F. Hörster, Solingen
- Belgische Onderofficiers sabel.
- Longitud del barril / cuchilla
- 84 cm
- Ancho de hoja
- 2.5 cm
- Longitud total
- 103 cm