Item #: BQ3334 -- An Original French M1822 Light Cavalry Sword, Dated 1883 -- $785.00
A fine sword that is in part identified and dated in script on the spine, "Manufacture Imperiale de Chatellerault, Mdle. 1822 and made 1883." The straight blade variation is found on this pattern from 1854 forward. The twisted wire binding is mostly missing at the grip and the scabbard displays matching numbers to the sword and old silver paint. This weapon is in overall fine condition. 105.7cm. overall in scabbard.