France - K & S Solingen - modèle an IX, an XI - Officier de cavalerie légère - Sabre

Description
France - K & S Solingen - modèle an IX, an XI - Officier de cavalerie légère - Sabre
Good

Light cavalry officer’s sabre, model an IX, an XI:
Total length: 102 cm, blade: 81 cm, arrow: 5.4 cm, width at the heel: 3 cm

Sabre used by hunters on horseback, hussars, lancers, and light artillery.
Single-branch guard: 2 branches removed during restoration (regulatory modification)

Grip covered with sheepskin, with filigree.
Brass mount, long-tailed cap, single-branch guard, 2 ears. Curved quillon.
White curved blade with hollow side, a third engraved with trophies and naturalistic elements, marked "K & S" on the heel (Kirschbaum Schimmelbusch & Cie, 1804 -1816 in Solingen).
Iron sheath with two iron rings.
No play in the guard or grip.
Lovely blade with remains of gilding.

Please see the photos, I will happily answer your questions.
Good luck in the auction.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Manufacturer/ Maker
K & S Solingen
Model
modèle an IX, an XI
Weapon Type
Sabre
Sub-type
Officier de cavalerie légère
Condition
Good
Overall Length
102 cm
Barrel/ blade length
81 cm
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