US 1818 Nathan Starr
Contract Cavalry Saber,
This is a scarce Nathan Starr, Sr. cavalry saber from the 1818 US contract. This example is dated 1821, the year
Nathan Starr, Sr. died.
The US Government placed an order for 10,600 of these with Nathan Starr, Sr. in 1818 and - since there
was no standing cavalry at the time - were to be used by State Militias.
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US 1818 Nathan Starr Contract Cavalry Saber.
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