The US Army Model 1840 Cavalry Saber Sword was designed for slashing and was nicknamed “Old Wristbreaker.” The M1840 Cavalry saber was used during the U.S.-Mexican War as well as the Civil War by both the Union and Confederate cavalry. Union General George B McClellan carried one at the front lines , keeping his regulation officer’s sword for full dress occasions. Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest sharpened both edges of his sword increase combat effectiveness.
Deluxe Model 1840 Cavalry Saber Sword With Wood Handle
Item # RC1392091840WDTS
The Deluxe Model 1840 Cavalry Saber Sword with Scabbard
This United States Army Deluxe Model 1840 Cavalry Saber Sword is a high quality replica of the United States of America Cavalry sword saber. This replica sword features a polished, high tempered carbon steel blade, brass finished handguard and steel sword scabbard.
- Overall Length: 40″
- Blade Length: 32-1/2″
- Blade Material: Carbon Steel
- Scabbard: Polished Steel
- Handle Material: Wood grip twisted wire wrap with Gold Finish Metal
- Replica of the M1840 ( Model 1840 ) USA Army Cavalry Saber Sword
- Made in India