1st item: US Civil War Model 1840 Light Cavalry saber, top of curved blade marked 186?, brass guard stamped "83" with leather and wire wrapped handle. Scabbard retains original leather carrying strap. Blade measures – 34 1/4" L. Overall length – 44 1/4". 2nd item: US Civil War Model 1840 Cavalry Sword with brass guard, leather and wire wrapped handle and ricasso stamped "C & J" possibly for Clemen Jung. Blade measures – 36" L. Overall length – 43". CONDITION: 1st item: Scattered nicks and wear to blade. Rusting to lower part of blade partially obscuring date mark. 2nd item: Minor losses to handle. Minor wear to edge of blade. Wear and losses to patina of scabbard.
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