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American Revolution Saber

#500872
$149.95

This American 1700s French style Saber is a well-balanced, fast sword that was designed for the mounted fighter. Solid steel hand-made hilt with spiral pattern carved hardwood grip is married to an effective 1085 high carbon, well tempered blade. Comes with black leather scabbard with steel mounts.
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Overview


Circa 1775
The American Colonists were, like most of Europe, amorous of the dashing French Hussar. The handmade hilt of this American saber reflects their admiration of the 1700s French style. This well-balanced, fast sword was designed for the mounted fighter. Solid steel hilt with spiral pattern carved hardwood grip is married to an effective 1085 high carbon, well tempered blade. Comes with black leather scabbard with steel mounts.

This attractive sword can be seen in the book Swords and Blades of the American Revolution by O.C. Newmann. A piece of early American history to start or add to your collection. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts.

Key Measurements:

  • Overall": 39-1/2"
  • Blade: 34" long, 1-1/4" wide, 3/16" thick
  • Wt: 2 lbs

Reviews


Very nice sword great sharpening service
Reviewed by: John, July 22, 2017
This product exceeded my expectations. The polish on the blade is almost mirror smooth, and the hand guard and wooden handle are held very securely to the blade. Excellent workmanship, and devoid of frills.
Reviewed by: Cashel, September 23, 2016
Beautiful sword! Nice balance, and solid construction. It really felt natural in my hand.
Reviewed by: Josepph, August 31, 2016
I love this Saber! You can tell they took the time to craft an amazing edged weapon! From the solid wood hilt, double fullers, to the toe of the blade arrived to me flawless! When i say solid wood hilt, i mean it. Its not two halves of a wood grip and glued together over the tang with a seam. Its a solid piece of wood, hollowed just enough to slip over the tang. There were no short cuts taken on making this edged weapon. The scabbard was also a wonderful accessory thst came paired with the saber. Its leather wrapped with a double stitch running up the length of one side of the scabbard. Steel upper and lower hooks and scabbard tip protector finish off the whole package. The shipping was very fast and the saber came to me factory oiled which was awesome! Any one that knows sabers/swords know carbon steel oxidizes, so they took the time to put a quality oil on the blade. The saber came well protected in shipping with huge bubble wrap, saber and scabbard individually wrapped in plastic and foam between them. They also took the time to put on a plastc toe guard to keep the toe of the saber safe in shipping. If theres any drawback i can think of its the fact that the blade has a little more flex than i was expecting. Not much, but it was just something i thought when examining it. Im not surprised though, beings that its such a long saber with a double fuller. Im sure the circa 1775 saber this is copied from has the same amount of flex, if not more. To conclude, this saber is gorgeous, well crafted, and museum quality. Incredible piece of craftsmanship! Thank you Atlanta Cutlery and Windlass! -Donald Reisdorf
Reviewed by: Donald, December 10, 2015
well balanced, comfortable grip. well made ,scabbard particularly attractive.
Reviewed by: kurt, March 17, 2011
Great Sword... it got a good look feals great in the hand.
Reviewed by: Tony, April 22, 2010

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