3342 - CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SABRE IDENTIFIED TO CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT EDWARD P. TOBIE.
1860 Ames enlistedman's cavalry sabre (dated 1863) that is ID'd to Pvt. Edward Parsons Tobie, in a Confederate scabbard manufactured at Keenansville, NC. Tobie entered the service as a private in Company G of the 1st Maine Cavalry in October of 1861, came out of the regiment a Lieutenant, was awarded the Medal of Honor, and compiles the 1st Maine's regimental history.
On sale for $9,750.00 at Civil War Swords, item number 3342.