Officer's Cavalry Sabre, 1909 Pattern
Horster, E. & F. (firm)
1909 - 1917
Metal, Steel and Thread
B 33 in x W 39 in
Officer's cavalry sabre, 1909 pattern. Curved blade with one broad fuller and two narrow fullers. Brass three-bar hilt with cypher of Nicholas II on back piece. Leather-covered horizontally grooved grip bound with twisted wires. Steel scabbard with two bands and loose rings and steel shoe. Cavalry sword knot (not original).
Inscriptions & Markings
Mark on blade along back: HORSTER-SOLINGEN.