Cavalry Troopers used this sling to keep their carbines handy while mounted. The carbine itself would be attached to the sling with a snap swivel. A must for any good Cavalry soldier for both during the Civil War and later period cavalry. Imported. Includes snap swivel. Maker mark stamp available for an additional charge.
Original U.S. issue Carbine Sling
A prepared trooper sporting his Model 1859 Sharps carbine, Carbine Sling with snap swivel, Model 1860 light saber, and a pair of 1851 Colt Navy revolvers.
Original Carbine Sling.