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Collection Tier:
Tier 1

Weapons
Weapons
Science and Technology
American Civil War ➔ Sword, 1864 Cavalry Saber

Identifier:
114570
Description:
Model U. S. 1864 Cavalry saber "MANSFIELD & LAMB" AND "US JM 1864";"MANSFIELD & LAMB" AND "US JM 1864" brass handguard is falling off.;Used by Calvary men during the Civil War, fell out of favor for carbines as the war progressed.
Date:
1864
Materials:
Metal, Brass, Wood
Dimensions:
5" h 4" w 41" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Waters, Mrs. Dudley E.
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Ames Company

Mrs. Dudley E. Waters