USSR. Cavalry saber for the command and commanding staff of the sample of 1927. The stamp on the heel of the blade: ZIZ 38g, on the other hand - GM 15kg. Assembly stamps on the details of the scabbard - K. With a strap and suspension. The blade WAS NOT SHARPENED!!!
Cavalry saber, model (model) 1881/1927. (made according to the model, the so-called Cossack draughts of the sample of 1881) of the senior commander of the Red Army of the USSR. Made in 1938 by Zlatoust Tool Factory ("ZIZ").
The saber was adopted by the commanding and commanding staff of the Red Army cavalry and, in other branches of the armed forces, those persons of the commanding and commanding staff who were supposed to serve on horseback. Since 1932, the saber was worn only when in the ranks. Despite the fact that in 1940 new models of cold weapons were adopted for the command and commanding staff of the Red Army, the 1927 saber continued to be used during the Great Patriotic War (WWII).
Total length 946 mm, blade length 810 mm.