SW558 Imperial Guard's horse grenadiers and dragoons saber, 1810 kind

Description

The horse grenadier were first equipped with a saber on which "Grenadiers de la Gendarmerie" was written. It was soon changed for a saber made by Boutet, with a straight blade. The second squadron was then equipped with the light cavalry an IV saber. A new hilt version was soon invented by Boutet, which was put on a Montmorency blade in 1802. The scabbard was finally improved in 1810, and this is the replica we sell.

Length 112 cm

× These swords and sabers are high quality copies. Blades are made of forged and tempered steel. They might not be used for fencing, though.

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