French Model 1833 Naval Cutlass, Chatellerault,
dated 1837, for sale
In good condition, a French Model 1833 Naval Cutlass, Chatellerault,
Marked to the spine, "Manuf're R'ale de Chatellerault 9'bre
1837" (manufactured royal of Chatellerault September 1837).
Complete with correct poinçons (inspection stamps) to the
forte, this is a guaranteed 100% authentic French Model 1833 Naval
The 26 1/2 inch blade is in good condition,some scuffing, the anchors
still visible. Blade firm in the hilt. The hilt / guard with patina
and with a light pitting. The grip in equal condition. The leather
of the scabbard is cracked and aged but sound. The cutlass sheathes
and draws well.
Every serious collection must have one. Yours for £600. Please
quote item reference Q91. Box 0430-1m (1.955).