Civil War era W. Clauberg, Solingen Germany Model 1840 "wrist breaker" cavalry sword with iron scabbard. Blade stamped "W. Clauberg Solingen". Stamped "80" on handle. Steel blade, brass guard and leather wrap with twisted brass wire. Scabbard with two rings. Blade length – 34 1/2". Overall length with scabbard – 42". CONDITION: Overall good condition with few areas of light pitting to blade. Areas of loss, largest 1/4", to leather on handle. Traces of lacquer/residue to handle. Areas of tarnish to scabbard.
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