France - Léon à Paris - 1822 non modifié - Cavalry - Sabre

France - Léon à Paris - 1822 non modifié - Cavalry - Sabre
Very good

1822 model Cavalry Officer’s Sabre with Unmodified Sheath and Strap
Rare sword of combat officer and not for parade, model 1822, marking on back of blade: " Léon fabricant d'armes blanche à Paris" (see further down).
Brass trim, cross-guard with three branches, of which the two side branches are carved with oak leaves, pommel with a short tail, decorated with oak branches and a palmetto, grip made of horn with twisted copper filigree. Montmorency curved blade marked on the flat side ‘COUPANT LE FER’ with fuller, 91.5 cm long, signed on the back with customs hallmarks (see picture), leather strap. Iron sheath with two loops for strap and two rings
Gilded lanyard
Total length with sheath: 109 cm
Sabre length: about 106 cm
Weight: 1600 grams
In short, a very beautiful original piece
I found online information about Sieur Léon (see last picture) or google: Léon fabricant d'armes blanche à Paris
Colissimo delivery with insurance and signature on receipt.
Thank you.

Lot details
Country of manufacture
Manufacturer/ Maker
Léon à Paris
1822 non modifié
Weapon Type
Very good
Overall Length
109 cm
Barrel/ blade length
91 cm
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