North Rhine-Westphalia Officer Cavalry Saber
Napoleonic Austro/Hungarian/Saxon Hussar high officer Cavalry sword with highly decorated blade in the manner of the French Imperial guard with a lot of gilding remaining. The blade made in Solingen with maker's mark a S Stamped in the observe Ricasso, also Bear the name of the occur, Peter Loos from Krefelt ( Spelled Crefeld until 1925). Circa First Empire. Longed curved blade with a period repair at tip ost likely from a bullet in battle. Some minor pitting consistent with age.