35. RUSSIAN INFANTRY OFFICERS SABRE SWORD WITH SCABBARD, M1826, 19THC

Origin: Russia.

A Russian infantry officers sabre of M1826 with scabbard, dating to the first half of the 19th century. Length in scabbard - 91,3 cm, without – 89,6 cm. In 1826 the sabre was adopted as regulation to be carried by the Guards infantry officers and the Guards foot artillery. In 1830-1831 the infantry sabre was allowed to carry only on the march of formation: to the Guards General headquarters officers, those of the general HQ, engineers, officers on duty and adjutants. In 1833 it came to replace garrison artillery’s generals’ and officers’ smallswords, in 1835 those in the military topography depot. In 1849 it was made regulation to all the infantry and foot artillery generals on dress occasions; the equipage major generals with their equipage dress; general headquarters, engineer troops and military department generals – with respective active service dress of those departments; all the infantry, foot artillery, general headquarters, military department, engineer troops officers and topographers. In 1855 it was replaced for nearly all of the above generals and officers categories with the infantry M1855 sabre.

Blade: curved, single-edged blade with Cyrillic inscription 1827 goda (year 1827). Length of the blade – 75,4 cm, width 25,5 mm, thickness – 5,3 mm.

Hilt: closed type brass guard. The wooden grip covered with leather and wrapped with brass wire.

Scabbard: leather scabbard with brass fittings.

Condition report: blade with not deep corrosion, particularly next to the hilt. Brass parts of the hilt, leather and copper wire in very good condition with small dents and scratches. Scabbard well repaired, was probably broken. Bronze mounts on scabbard in good condition, lower with dents, top – loose.

Bibliography: A. N. Kulinskij, Russian edged weapons 18th – 20th c., Volume I, page 112.

Notice: very rare!!!

START PRICE: 1500 EUR. ESTIMATION: 2000-2500 EUR.

РУССКАЯ САБЛЯ ПЕХОТНАЯ ОФИЦЕРСКАЯ ОБР. 1826 Г. С НОЖНАМИ.

Происхождение: Российская империя.

Русская сабля пехотная офицерская обр. 1826 г. с ножнами, датируемая XIX веком. Длинна в ножнах 91,3 см, без ножен – 89,6 см.

Клинок: выгнутый однолезвийный клинок с надписью „1827 года“. Длинна клинка 75,4 см, ширина 25,5 мм, толщина 5,3 мм.

Рукоять: латунная гарда закрытого типа. Деревянная стержень обтянута кожей и обвитая медной проволокой.

Ножны: кожаные ножны с латунными оковами.

Отчет о состоянии: клинок с неглубокими следами коррозии, особенно возле рукояти. Латунные части рукояти, кожа и медная проволока в очень хорошей сохранности, с маленькими вмятинами и царапинами. Ножны аккуратно отремонтированы, наверное, были поломаны. Бронзовая арматура ножен в хорошей сохранности, нижняя – с вмятинами, высшая – свободная.

Библиография: A. Н. Кулинский, Русское холодное оружие XVIII – XX вв. Том I, страница 112.

Замечание: очень редкая.

Sale No 10034

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