Gift Saber of the Royal House for a high-ranking Officer (Cavalier of National Order of the Legion of Honour)
Monogram "JM" from the owner at the blade and sheath (most likely personal saber of Jean-Baptiste Antoine Marcellin Marbot.
Steel vessel, steel sheath with two carrying rings. Leathery grip (ray fish skin) with a wire winding. Damask blade etched with gold-plated battle scenes, trophies, Order of the Legion of Honour and motto "Fatherland and honour".
Engraving from the manufacturer on the back of the blade. Very rare object. France ca. 1830
Souvenirs de la Maison du Roi.
Condition I - II.
Price : 6.500,- Euro