Model 1833 Dragoon Officer's Saber by Ames
34" quill-back blade, obverse ricasso engraved "N. Ames / Cutler / Springfield / 1837" and inspector's stamped "D.W." Reverse engraved "United States" over a straight wreath. Hilt has a brass three-branch guard, leather and wire-wrapped grip. Complete with iron scabbard.
Provenance: A.C. Daum
Blade in mostly bright finish, hilt has age patina. Scabbard age toned with two notable dents.