Nathan Starr Cavalry Saber and Scabbard, c. early 19th century, leather-covered grip with steel hilt, steel blade marked on the ricasso US/P/LS/N.STARR, steel scabbard, blade lg. 32, overall lg. 37 in.
Most of the leather is intact on the grip, some patina on hilt, missing washer between grip and blade, steel blade has nicks and dings from heavy usage, scabbard missing throat and one suspension ring.
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