Help with identifying sabre

Daniel Landerholm
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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Daniel Landerholm » Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:51 am

Hi again!

I’ve taken a picture of the blades spine. At least I couldn’t see any markings.
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The blade length is 78 cm.

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Daniel
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Will
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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Will » Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:40 pm

Being a German blade unlikely to have a makers name, later period Runkel did mark his blades. British blades of this period usually are maker marked such as Wooley.

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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Bryce » Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:36 am

Thanks Daniel,
I was hoping to see the remains of the Solingen "swirl" on the blade spine, but as you say there isn't anything obvious there. Looking at those stamps on the guard again, one of them almost looks Cyrillic. Perhaps it is Russian?
Cheers,
Bryce

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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Richard » Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:57 pm

Dutch? Its a little reminiscent of the sabre below
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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Daniel Landerholm » Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:17 am

Or this one
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From:
http://www.sailorinsaddle.com/product.aspx?id=1266

There seems to be lots of models that looks like mine.
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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Richard » Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:53 am

Daniel
Well apologies to contradict, but the sword you have just posted is an unmistakeable standard pattern British 1788 light cavalry sword. For me, yours is totally different.
Richard

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Re: Help with identifying sabre

Post by Daniel Landerholm » Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:35 pm

Ok! I understand what you mean.

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Daniel

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