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160000 Euro Fantastic box of Boutet pistols
Octagonal¸ micro-rifled¸ damascened barrels¸ fine engravings at the base and the two gilt stamps "BOUTET"¸ grooved from the tangs to the centre of the barrels¸ signed "Boutet A Versailles" among gilt ornaments¸ at the nozzles the effigy of arrow and the number "92"¸ yellow gold fore -and rear-sight; flintlocks¸ provided with anti-friction and sealing systems¸ signed "Boutet a Versailles" ....

££40000 Outstanding Pair of Scottish Scroll Butt Flintlock Pistols by Alexander Campbell of Doune Dating to Circa 1730

 
This pair of pistols defines the highest levels of quality Scottish pistol manufacture in the second quarter of the 18th century. Both are in fine mechanical order and in original condition. The locks are of typical "Highland form" with a horizontal sear extending through each lock plate which holds the cock in the half cock position, and a vertical sear is present extending from t....

39,000.00 USD FINE AND RARE GERMAN HAND AND A HALF SWORD C.1620
This magnificent sword was surely made to order for a wealthy and probably titled owner. It is a hand and a half broadsword made for use in one hand or two, depending on the situation. It is related to a group of swords dating to the early 17th century, mainly decorated with animal head pommels and quillon terminals. The use of human heads is less well known, but several examples exist. A notable ....

$29995 USD Exquisite Chiseled Italian Rapier, ca. 1620
One of the finest quality rapiers to come on the market in
years, this rapier would be a showpiece in any museum or private collection.
Steel hilt chiseled in fine detail with matching artichoke motif throughout. It
consists of straight quillons with artichoke finials, quillon block chiseled in
the form of artichoke leaves, pas d"e;ane joining the double side rings; each with
opposin....

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£20000 The Finest Royal Naval Historical Swords of Both Admirals, Houston Stewart
Two, simply incredible and historical swords, belonging to both father and son, who were both most distinguished Admirals in the Royal Navy, and a hand coloured royal presentation photograph of HRH Prince Arthur, presented personally by the subject, the son of Queen Victoria. Probably the two of the most historically interesting naval swords offered for sale this century. The first sword, hencefor....

£19,995 Extremely Rare Duke of Richmond’s Flintlock Musket by Henry Nock.
Extremely Rare Duke of Richmond’s Flintlock Musket by Henry Nock.

Extremely Rare Duke of Richmond’s Flintlock Musket by Henry Nock. 54&157; overall, 39&157; round smooth bore barrel with proof marks and &#acute;HN&#acute; mark, musket bore. Fitted with prototype Henry Nock screw-less lock. Ring neck cock, frizzen pan flash guard engraved with Crown GR with swivelling face plate and....


$24995 USD Extremely Rare German Landsknecht Hand-and-a-half Sword, ca. 1520
The Landsknecht mercenaries of the Germanic countries were
among the most fearsome warriors in all of history. In a time when there were no
standing armies as we know today, any king or magnate who could afford them
wanted to hire the Landsknechts. The Katzbalger (literally "cat skinner") was
the well-known short sword with the S-shaped guard of twisted iron. Genuine
Katzbalger....

£15,995 The sword of Colonel Hugh Halkett carried by him at Waterloo
The sword of Colonel Hugh Halkett carried by him at Waterloo

$19995 USD Magnificent Chiseled and Gilt German Two-handed Sword, Late 16th C   SALE PRICED!
In all the years we"e;ve been in business we"e;ve seen a lot of great two-handed
swords, but none has ever come close to this one in either quality or
provenance. This sword was formerly in the personal collection of Dr. Bashford
Dean, first curator of the Arms and Armor Department at the Metropolitan
Museum of Art. The sword was then acquired by the Met itself in 1929
after Dean....

19,000.00 USD RARE SPANISH OR ITALIAN WHEEL POMMEL RAPIER C.1530
No single form or date can be given to the point at which the rapier evolved. However, accepting the common definition, this example comes very close to that point, retaining the principal attributes of the Gothic broadsword, straight cross guard and wheel pommel. Its simple counter guard is identical to one on an example in the Sir James Mann collection dated to the 1520s. Other examples with var....

14500 GBP Kanenori sword with two cut test
This is Kanenori of Yasutsugu school of Echizen province.

Yasutsugu school is very famous school on Edo era.

Yasutsugu is smith of Tokugawa general.

As for this sword¸ Sword of early Edo era.(Shouo era¸ c1654)

Also¸ As for this sword¸ it was tested the sharpness in the human body and Maejima Hachiroemon cut off the body of two condemn....

£12,995 Rare Baker Cavalry Rifle Pattern 1813 by Ezekiel Baker.
A Rare Baker Cavalry Rifle Pattern 1813 by Ezekiel Baker.

A Rare Baker Cavalry Rifle Pattern 1813 by Ezekiel Baker. 35&157; overall length, 20&157; .625 calibre rifled barrel with brass bladed foresight and standing V rearsight, with gunmaker&#acute;s company proofs signed &#acute;E Baker&#acute; on the top flat. Stepped, bolted, flat lockplate signed &#acute;E Baker&#acute;, flat ring neck co....


£12,995 Rare New Land pattern musket
A rare New Land pattern musket

A rare New Land pattern musket 58&157; overall. 42&157; barrel with Ordnance proofs, flat New Land pattern lock with Crown GR and inspector&#acute;s mark under pan. Full length walnut stock, barrel retained with 3 slides, butt with storekeeper&#acute;s stamp for 1802, inspector&#acute;s stamp behind the tang, with regulation brass furniture comprising butt plate,....


16,700.00 USD FINE ITALIAN RAPIER FOR THE SPANISH MARKET, C.1650
This extraordinary weapon was probably produced in Brescia, Northern Italy, for a Spanish client. The cup is formed of eight panels chiseled alternately in radial petal motifs and fine pierced scrolling foliage, specific to the Spanish taste. The grip, as well, is of Spanish form with four vertical bars fluted to match the guard on a twisted wire base. The cup is mounted with a gurda polvo, an int....

££12250 Fine Scottish Scroll Butt Pistol by Thomas Caddell of Doune Circa 1740

 
A fine Scottish flintlock scroll butt, or "rams horn" butt, pistol by Thomas Caddell of Doune, dating to the second quarter the 18th century. The pistol is in fine, original and uncleaned condition.
 
The first Thomas Caddell of Doune established the gun making trade there in the 17th century. The Caddells became one the leading gun making families in Doune, and in Scotland as....

£12,000 Rare Knightly sword from the Castiillion river find
rare Knightly sword from the Castiillion river find

A rare Knightly sword from the Castiillion river find, 39&157; overall, Double-edged blade of triangular shape, ribbed at the centre; thin quillons slightly curved toward the blade, octagonal pommel relieved at the centre. Together with the scabbard iron chape. Very rare sword in excavated condition.
Provenance: private collection from Marse....


£11,995 Very Rare 1810 pattern New Land Light Infantry Sergeants Carbine
A Very Rare 1810 pattern New Land Light Infantry Sergeants Carbine

A Very Rare 1810 pattern New Land Light Infantry Sergeants Carbine . 33&157; sighted musket bore barrel with ordnance proofs. False breach. The flat lock border engraved, stamped &#acute;Tower&#acute; &#acute;GR&#acute; with Crown and inspector’s mark, Crown over ’3’ mark internally. Most parts including the l....


14000 GBP Sword owned by Japanese bureaucrat who accompanied Tzar Nicholes 11 during his tour of Japan in 1891
Naoe Shizu Kanetsugu



This is Naoe Shizu Kanetsugu of Mino province of early Muromachi era

from late Nanbokucho era.(c1380-c1400)

This NBTHK kicho paper is Showa 29 years(c1954)

The juyo token authorization system did not exist in 1954.

This appraisal has a meaning same as juyo appraisal.

It is a very precious appraisal.

Hamon and Jigane is v....

£10,995 pair of officers pistols belonging to Major John Jessop
A pair of officers pistols belonging to Major John Jessop

£10,495 . A cased brace of Twigg Brass Barrelled Blunderbuss Pistols
. A cased brace of Twigg Brass Barrelled Blunderbuss Pistols

 A cased brace of Twigg Brass Barrelled Blunderbuss Pistols 12&157; overall. 7&157; two stage octagonal to canon barrelled barrels, I&157; diameter at muzzle. One with London proof marks, signed &#acute;London; on the top flat with spring bayonets, stepped bolted, bevel edged locks signed &#acute;Twigg&#acute;. Bevelled ed....


£9,995 very rare French &156;Carabine de Versailles&157; Infantry Rifle
A very rare French &156;Carabine de Versailles&157; Infantry Rifle

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£9,995 .A Fine Pair of Silver Mounted Holster Pistols ,by James Barbar
.A Fine Pair of Silver Mounted Holster Pistols ,by James Barbar

.A Fine Pair of Silver Mounted Holster Pistols ,by James Barbar 16 1/2&157; overall, 10&157; 3 stage round sighted barrels, with London proofs & &#acute;IB&#acute; maker&#acute;s mark (James Barbar) and engraved BARBAR.. The border engraved rounded lockplates signed &#acute;Barbar&#acute;. Walnut fullstocks with shells around....


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£9995 Simply Magnificent Museum Quality Shinto Period Yoshikuni Samurai Sword
Wakazashi with a signed blade by master ´Wazamono´ smith Kozuke no Kami Yoshikuni of Settsu, in around 1661, signed tsuba, signed Mogarashi Nyudo Soten Sei Kinen Nanajyuu Sansai No
Koshu Hikone Jyu. Signed fushi, Gotou Mitsutaka Kao [Thanks to Gay Diey once more for translation]. All koshirae are Edo period, and all depicting scenes of a great legendary historical samurai sea battle i....

13,000.00 USD FINE SILVERED HILT GERMAN RAPIER C.1640-60 BY JOHANNIS BRACH
This fine sword combines metal working techniques to produce an elegant but eminently capable weapon. The hilt comprised stylish elements with delicately engraved floral detail which represent the latest defensive technology. In form it accords with Norman type 111 with double shell guards are delicately pierced in a matrix of intersecting circles and would serve to engage an opponents blade as we....

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£9950 Superb Presentation Samurai Sword C.1500 From The Pitt-Rivers Collection
A magnificent all solid silver mounted sword of around 500 years of age, bearing an engraved presentation silver habaki, inscribed "presented by K.Kurobe, to W. H.Deakin 1873". In original Edo period fittings of pure silver throughout. Current photos are of the blade before it´s re-polish. The stunning quality tsuba is rimmed in rope pattern of pure silver [called a mimi], and inla....

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£9950 Superb Presentation Samurai Sword of 1550 From The Pitt-Rivers Collection
Bearing the Emperor´s personal mon [clan crest] habaki. In original presentation storage case. Inscribed [as a basic translation] as; A Fine Sharp Sword, presented to the Chief of Staff [in Japanese] Wickham? This may represent a presentation to a visiting British notable or military officer during the Imperial Meiji reign. This sword came from the collection of the late William Gronow Davis....

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£9675 Exquisite Pair of 18th Cent.Silver Flintlock Pistols By Hadley Of London
Hallmarked silver dated 1781. Superb Juglans Regia walnut stocks with sumptuous patina. Brass octagonal to round barrels with brass lockplates and all solid silver fittings and mounts. A fabulous pair of very fine quality pistols of the pre Napoleonic wars era, likely for a Royal Naval Captain, as brass barrels and silver mounts suited the salty sea environment very well indeed, unlike steel barre....

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£9450 Superb Double Barrel Wogdon Flintlock Of The Marquess Of Lothian
Probably made for General William John Kerr, 5th Marquess of Lothian (1737 – 1815) who was a British soldier and peer, styled Lord Newbattle until 1767, Earl of Ancram from 1767 to 1775, and Colonel of the Scot´s Greys from 1813 to 1815. One of two [or possibly three] pistols, made for the Earl by Robert Wogdon. Another pistol by Wogdon made for the earl, we were most fortunate to offer....

$11995 USD Exceptional Gilded Italian Rapier, ca. 1630
Elaborate cup guard of hollow flower petal shape formed of
flattened bars, each of the 6 petals filled with a gilded panel of chiseled
acanthus with flattened spiral finials. Vertically recurved quillons with gilded
flattened spiral finials; large pas d"e;ane. Long faceted ovoid pommel with button
and matching central gilded spiral panel. Grip wrapped with twisted iron wire in
spiral....

£9¸000 Beautiful Antique Silver Indo-Persian Rulers Sword
Beautiful Antique Silver Indo-Persian Rulers Sword"

This is a long curved¸ early antique Mughal Blade and is very rare. It is almost last 17th and early 18th century old sword and belongs to North India (at that time). The Hilt of this sword is called kuftgari hilt and is Silver.


£8,995 Pair of Duelling pistols by Dawes
A fine Pair of Duelling pistols by Dawes

A fine Pair of Duelling pistols by Dawes, 14 ¾&157; overall, 9&157; octagonal barrels, engraved London on top flat, Birmingham proof marks. 650 carbine bore, stamped STUBS on underside. Bevelled stepped lock plates border line engraved. Bolted safety, swan necked cocks , semi water proof pans , roller on frizzen springs, set triggers. Walnut ....


£8,950 Good Volunteer 1805 Baker Rifle by Silvester
A Good Volunteer 1805 Baker Rifle by Silvester

 A Good Volunteer 1805 Baker Rifle by Silvester .47&157; overall. 30&157;&157; rebrowned drawn steel barrel with bayonet bar, fixed rearsight & false breech, Ordnance proofs. Flat stepped border engraved lockplate signed &#acute;Silvester&#acute;, with swan neck cock, roller on steel spring. Walnut full stock with slot, rifle cheek ....


8500 Very Fine Indian Enamelled Tulwar Sword

££8250 Scottish Ribbon Hilt Broadsword of Early Form Circa 1640 to 1660

 
A Scottish "West Highland Ribbon Hilt" - sometimes called "Beaked Neb" - broadsword dating to late second quarter, or middle, of the 17th century. These swords are usually associated with Highlanders in the Civil War, Covenanting and early Jacobite periods in Scotland.
 
The only hitherto known portrait depicting such a sword is that of Lord Mungo Murray by John Micha....

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£7950 Original Late 13th, Early 14th Century Crusader Knight´s Sword
An amazing ancient medieval crusaders sword from the Knights Templar era of the crusades, the ´Fall of Acre´ of 1291 and likely used well into the next century. In exceptional preserved relic condition and very robust and sound. Hand-and-a-Half hilt with disc pommel and wide blade, inlaid with gold alloy wire of a Templar type sacred heart and traces of it´s blade name. It may we....

£7,495 A Good Volunteer 1823 Baker Rifle
A Good Volunteer 1823 Baker Rifle

A Good Volunteer 1823 Baker Rifle .46&157; overall. 30&157;&157; twist steel barrel with bayonet bar, stamped John Clive, two leaf rearsight , Ordnance proofs. Rounded carbine style border engraved lockplate stamped HN internally , with swan neck cock, Crown GR ,Tower on tail Walnut full stock . Brass mounts, consisting of butt plate, large two compartment pa....


8500 Euro High officer of the Grenadier à pied of the Royal Guard sabre
Sabre is in superb condition, in its complete gilding and after a model created by Boutet and reintroduced by Manceaux, after liquidation of the BOutet factory under the 2d Restoration, leather scabbard(damaged) signed Manceaux à Paris, wonderful blued and gilded blade engraved VIVE LE ROI and with Royal coat of arms, signed Coulaux Frères, Manufacture Royale de Klingenthal

£6,995 very fine, rare Pinch of Snuff military basket hilted sword
A very fine, rare Pinch of Snuff military basket hilted sword

Very fine, rare Pinch of Snuff military basket hilted sword. 42&157; overall with 35 1/2&157; back sword blade with engraved panels signed &#acute;Andreia Ferara&#acute; on both sides. Hilt made up of 6 panels wit diamond decorated bars with narrow oval reign ring with forward guard bars and rear guard bar. Domed pommel with acorn f....


£6,995 double barrelled 18 bore John Manton sporting gun
A fine double barrelled 18 bore John Manton sporting gun

A fine double barrelled 18 bore John Manton sporting gun with 32 inch barrels blade fore sight gold lined patent breaches singed &156; Manton London &157; in gold. , gold touch holes, London proofs. Finely engraved tang, flat signed and engraved locks with water proof V shaped pans , finely engraved French cocks, rollers on frizen spring....


9,100.00 USD SPANISH CUP HILT RAPIER C.1650
This fine rapier is distinguished by retaining considerable original gold overlay. It gives us a glimpse of what most fine weapons would have looked like when they were being used. While most rapiers survive in the white, with bare iron surfaces, each had a surface treatment when produced. Many were blued or browned (russet) but a considerable proportion were gold or silver overlaid which served t....

£6,950.00 Huge Sporting Gun
A Rare 8-Bore Flintlock Duck Gun, K. Griffith, Alexandria, Circa 1835. With swamped twist tel-stage barrel with silver bead fore-sight, inscribed "e;Alexandria"e; on the octagonal breech and with two platinum lines at the rear and platinum-line touch-hole, engraved grooved tang, signed case-hardened border engraved flat bevelled lock with stepped tail, roller, rainproof pan, and forward cu....

££6950 Ribbon Hilted Scottish Broad Sword Circa 1660




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£6750 Regal, Royal Grade, Gold Inlaid English Regency Period Flintlock Pistol
Circa 1811 a fine English flintlock pistol with superb engraving to the lock and barrel that is inlaid with pure gold. Rain proof pan, rolling frizzen, pure gold pan lining and vent, gold breech lines and muzzle line. False breech in steel with fine engraving. Plain walnut stock with microchequered grips and a plain rectangular gilt escutcheon at the wrist. Silver barrel slide escutcheons to the r....

8,800.00 USD FINE GERMAN BROADSWORD, IN THE STYLE C.1550 BY ANTON KONRAD, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
The second half of the 19th century brought sweeping global changes, including the ability to travel as never before. A new cosmopolitan life style for the advantaged, combined with global markets for manufacturers brought about international exhibitions where the finest craftsmanship was showcased. Industries like the Toledo etched cutlery industry, which combined traditional artistic skills with....

8,800.00 USD NORTH ITALIAN CUP-HILT RAPIER C.1640
This example represents the rapier at its zenith. The solid iron cup with roped top edge rolled inward is decorated with intertwined bands enclosing panels decorated with foliage inhabited by beasts. The upper portion has alternate round panels with classic Italian portraits and oval panels alternately enclosing winged putti, and similar winged crowned double headed eagles. The latter motif derive....

8,800.00 USD FINE DUTCH BROADSWORD C.1650
This sword epitomizes the form which became known as the Walloon. It was a popular horsemans sword throughout Europe. This example is one of a specific group used by the Amsterdam Town Guard. The large blade is inscribed SAHAGOM, in each fuller, derived from the Spanish maker, Alanzo de Aahagom, though on Northern European swords, it is merely a suggestion of quality by association. The blade is f....

£6,700.00 Baker Rifle by Staudenmayer
A .65 Flintlock Baker Rifle by Staudenmayer, Circa 1820. With round barrel rifled with seven grooves, standing rear sight, plain tang, bevelled, stepped lock signed "e;STAUDENMAYER"e; walnut full-stock with raised cheek-piece and matchbox complete with tools, brass mounts comprising butt-plateand trigger guard and ram-rod pipes, Tower private proofs.

££6650 Highland Scottish Officers' Sword of “Pinch of Snuff” form dating to the Mid 18th century

 
A Scottish Officers' sword of "Pinch of Snuff" form dating to the middle of the 18th century. The sword is in good condition with some light pitting to the hilt commensurate with its age and retains its liner and scabbard. The high quality double-edged blade is of flattened octagonal section incised along its entire length with foliate designs, grotesques, suns in splendour ....

8000 Euro French sword for the Dragons de Caylus
Heavy sword of that rare regiment with its seldom original scabbard made of brass, on one side of the blade between fleurs de lys Dragons de Caylus and on the other side Vive Louis XV le Bien Aimé

£6,450 Sword of Richard Leyne of the 2nd 73rd Regiment.
Sword of Richard Leyne of the 2nd 73rd Regiment.

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