Fox Knives CHAMPAGNE SABRE Sciabola del Sommelier Sabrage Saber Sword

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 28, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House
Up for sale is a 100% authentic Fox Knives CHAMPAGNE SABRE Model FX-2006 .
Your item will be shipped directly from the Fox Knives USA Factory so you can rest assured that you will receive a Genuine Fox Product.
Description:

Sabrage is the technique for opening a champagne bottle with a saber. This technique became popular in France after the French Revolution. The saber was the weapon of choice for Napoleon's fearsome cavalry and the spectacular victories across Europe gave them plenty to celebrate. Napoleon is known to have said "Champagne! In victory one deserves it; in defeat one needs it." Blade Length 15-5/8″ Blade Steel T5MoV Rockwell 54-56 Handle Rubber w/Brass Wire Handle Length 5-1/2″ Overall Length 21-1/8″ Weight 1lb 10.0 oz Origin Italy Sheath Presentation Box/Stand .