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Cavalry Saber
Division of Military History and Diplomacy, National Museum of American History

Cavalry Saber

Catalog #: 1994.0370.02    Accession #: 1994.0370
Credit: Division of Military History and Diplomacy, National Museum of American History

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 4.5" H x 38.5" W x 3.5" D

Physical Description

Forged steel.

General History

American-made curved blade cavalry saber. Curved blade sabers were generally used as a slashing and hacking weapon.


Keywords

Country: United States
Era: Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820s)
Service: Army
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