Location: Home / For Sale / you are here

For Sale


The following items are listed by for sale by users of the site and dealers. They are in no way endorsed or guaranteed by www.oldswords.com

Add a Classified Item


Type:
 

Nation:

Keyword(s) :

Budget : From to

Clicking on the sword will take you through to the relevant classified item or dealer site.


Don't miss out! - Do you want to be kept informed weekly of new aditions? Just join our weekly update list.

Enter your email here

You can also receive regular email notifcations when items match your keywords. To recieve them just register or logon at the top right of this page.


Currently showing 651 to 700 of 1374 items.

Results per page:
<< Previous ... 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19...  Next >>
Image Price Description
$2200.00 CAD BRITISH INDIA PATTERN, VOLUNTEER BROWN BESS
BRITISH INDIA PATTERN, VOLUNTEER BROWN BESS: .75 Cal. Circa 1800. Swan neck cock. No markings on the lock-plate. Commercial Proofs on the 39 inch barrel with the initials “HN”. Dark brown patina on lock and barrel. These types of Bess’s were issued to Colonial Militia Units. VG
$2200.00

1,675.00 USD AMERICAN EAGLE HEAD OFFICER’S SWORD
Rare early example C.1790-1810. See Peterson #91 & #92. Bronze hilt. Stirrup form guard with side loop to the cross guard. Reeded ivory grip. 32 7/8" broad fullered straight blade. Hilt with good patina throughout. Blade shows mottled black staining with minimal pitting with a few small edge nicks. Exceptionally early representation of the eagle head, specific to the Federal Period and very se....

1650 USD M 1852 Naval Officer Sword
M 1852 Naval Officer Sword with unusually shaped Dolphin quillon.

1650 USD M1850 Foot officer- Horstmann & US polished out
    M1850 Foot Officer Sword / Horstmann name & US polished out. Confederate use is the only logical explanation for this as several examples are known.

1,650.00 USD 18TH CENTURY SPANISH PLUG BAYONET
9 5/8" heavy, broad, medial ridged spear point blade, with long ricasso above modeled scallops. Expanded terminal baluster form quillons. Turned black horn grip with basal swell, tapered to the domed pommel. Original scalloped edge metal mounted leather scabbard. Blade bright with original finish showing very superficial storage spotting only. Minor finger rust to the guard and scabbard mounts. Ve....

€1500 Basque flintlock pistol, c. 1810-1820.
Description: Beautiful specimen, finely chiselled, with iron furniture and Miquelet lock. Barrel decorated with silver inlays, among which can be read the abbreviation “RADURAS” (“herraduras”, Spanish for “horseshoes”). Total Length: 18 cm. Restored belt hook. Very good conservation.

Click and use the code 18920 to search for this item on the dealer website

£1025 Big and Sprauncy 1796 Trooper´s Light Dragoon Battle Sword
All overall blackened patinated finish, leather grip. Smal combat cut to leading top edge and one or two defensive parrys to the back edge. Makers stamp at the forte back edge, possibly Osborn, with part struck ordnance inspectors stamp to blade. A great swash buckling beauty of a combat sword, with no frills or fancy details, just standard regulation issue to British troopers in the late 1790&acu....

Click and use the code 17091 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 Superb 1805 Second Pattern Baker Rifle Rifleman´s Sword
This sword is a jolly nice example of probably the most sought after, collectable, and most famous, issued rifle-sword of the British Army, made by Osborn and Gunby, ordnance marked with crown numbered inspection stamp for front line regimental issue. During the Napoleonic Wars the Baker rifle was made as the British Army replacement for the Jaeger Rifle, that had been purchased for the 60th Rifle....

Click and use the code 18780 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 Attention All McDonalds!. A Clan Donald Napoleonic Wars Sword, 1796.
A good 1796 Officer sword with copper-gilt hilt and steel single edged blade. Superb period engraving to the shell guard with it´s original owners initials, the clan motto, Per Mare Per Terras, and crest of the clan Donald. This is an absolute joy for collectors of original antique Scottish clan militaria, especially of course for those descendants of the MacDonalds. A sword used in the enti....

Click and use the code 17855 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 Very Good Early 19th Century Cossack Kindjal Sword Signed Blade
With a very rare feature of quality, a very fine carved one piece carved horn grip with two steel rivets, [99% of them have two thin panel grips rivetted either side of the tang]. Very good two fullered blade off set from centre, with signed script cartouche. Original leather covered iron mounted scabbard. As worn by all the Cossacks, such as, for example the Kuban Cossacks (Russian Kubanskiye Kaz....

£995 very rare French Napoleonic Sapper Officers Blue & Gilt sword.
A very rare French Napoleonic Sapper Officers Blue & Gilt sword.

A very rare French Napoleonic Sapper Officers Blue & Gilt sword. 35 1/2&157; overall with impressive 28 ¾&157; very wide blue & gilt broad sword blade with three central fullers and faded blue & gilt. 2 ¼&157; wide. Cross shaped quillon with rams head terminals and lion masks. Lions head pomm....


£995 A Spanish Year xiii style flintlock pistol
A Spanish Year xiii style flintlock pistol

Click and use the code 19092 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 Napoleonic Grenadiers Sword Bearing Boutet´s Versailles Stamp
Another Waterloo gem!. All of the Elite Imperial Guard sword hilts were supplied from Versailles. The Versailles Director was Nicolas-Noel Boutet, probably the greatest & most respected arms maker that has ever lived, his pistols and guns, made for King Louis XVI and Napoleon, are some of the most beautiful objects ever created by man. This grenadiers sword was made at the Versailles and carried b....

Click and use the code 17671 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 Most Rare 1859 British Rifle Cutlass-Bayonet with Bowl Guard
This is a superb example of a rare Victorian bayonet with it´s most impressive naval bowl guard. Made for the Royal Navy to fit on the Enfield rifle it had a duel purpose being a very long and effective bayonet when mounted on the rifle, and just as effective when used on it´s own in close combat boarding and land patrol actions. 26.75 inch blade One original photo in the gallery of Ba....

Click and use the code 18228 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 Most Charming English Flintlock Officer´s Semi-Holster or Belt Pistol
A very nice pistol with a finest Damascus steel barrel. Fine walnut stock, good walnut stock. Engraved brass furniture and stepped flintlock. Early 19th century from the reign of King George IIIrd. By Egan. Good working order, fine damascus 7 inch barrel. As with all our antique guns no license is required as they are all unrestricted antique collectables

Click and use the code 17514 to search for this item on the dealer website

£995 1796 Infantry Sword of James Hilton, the 48th Foot, the Heroes of Talavera
with photos of his Memoriam Card and medal [lacking two bars]. A sword that belonged to a man who served in the 48th foot, the Northamptonshire Regt. His name is inscribed on the folded guard of the gilt bronze hilt. It has a very good silver grip and typical blade. We have polished the silver grip but left the gilded hilt exactly as it is to show it´s untouched authenticity. We show photos ....

990 GBP infantry sword c1770.
This is a very elegant sword with a fishskin
grip and silver wire, half basket guard and urn shaped pommel. The blade has
armourer's stamps on both side but they are too distinct to read

Click and use the code 14976 to search for this item on the dealer website

£985 East Riding Rgt. Cavalry Sword, With Lawrence of Arabia Interest.
British Army 1899 Pattern Cavalry regimental combat sword Made at Enfield and with ordnance issue date March 1910. A great and impressive steel bowl guard cavalry sword, used by one of the great WW1 ´pals´ regiments of East Yorkshire, and part of this cavalry regiment served in one of the most famous areas of the Great War, in Arabia, under the direct command of T.E.Lawrence, in 1916. ....

Click and use the code 18186 to search for this item on the dealer website

£985 Imperial German Deluxe Regimental Sword With Waterloo Battle Honours
An officer´s sword of one of the greart Imperial German regiments that in it´s history fought in the Peninsular War and Waterloo. In super condition and a neasr pristine blade in original polish and counter frosted finish. Field Artillery Regt von Scharnhorst [1st Hannover] No10. Part of Xth Armee Corps. The X Army Corps was a corps level command of the Prussian and German Armies befor....

Click and use the code 16781 to search for this item on the dealer website

£975 Very Good 1899 Pattern Cavalry Troopers Sword 5th Dragoon Guards
A Great ´Siege of Ladysmith´ Sword. Issued in 1899 with ´99 date. Regimentally marked for C troop the 5th Dragoon Guards, sword number 6. A great example with it´s natural, brown, aged patinated finish, superb bright steel blade, with very good markings and inspection stamps. Made by Enfield. Very good original scabbard with only minor denting. In rough outline the situati....

Click and use the code 16162 to search for this item on the dealer website

£975 Most Scarce 52nd Regt, of Light Infantry Pioneer Sword
This sword is an absolute beauty, and such a rare piece from the late Georgian era. It has a stunning cast brass hilt with a superb cast lion pommel and the regiment number of the 52nd and the Light Infantry Bugle. This sword was made specifically for the 52nd and we very rarely see examples of it from one decade to the next. Most examples have the saw back form, but this is the adapted, back-swor....

£975.00 Sleepy Tap-Action Pistol
A Sleepy Flintlock Tap-Action Box-Lock Pocket Pistol by Hickin of London, With round turn-off barrels, border engraved steel action engraved with trophies of arms and signed 'Hickin' inside and oval to the left and 'London' to the right, engraved thumb-piece safety catch also locking the steel, steel tap (possibly an old replacement) plain walnut butt with vacant oval escutcheon.
....

975 GBP 1804 pattern naval cutlass by Osborn and Gunby. The sword measures 33 3/8 ths overall and the blade is 28 7/8ths in length.
The blade is unfullered and marked Osborn
& Gunby on the back. It has been purposely blunted at some moment. It is
also marked with the Royal Cypher and what are likely to be rack markings.
The whole in very good condition

€1400 British boxlock mechanism flintlock pistol, circa last third of the 18th century.
Description: Bronze barrel and box marked "LONDON" - "BUNNEY". Inspector marks. Wood grip with inlaid with fine silver threads. Overall length: 31 cm. Very good condition.

£950.00 French Cuirassiers Sabre
A French Model 1816 Cuirassier"e;s Sabre. With regulation straight single edged blade cut with a pair of deep fuller on each side and engraved with arsenal inscription including the date along the back-edge, stamped with numerous inspectors marks at the forte, brass triple-bar hilt stamped en-suite, in its original steel scabbard with two suspension rings.

£950 Pulouar With Inscription

 
An attractive Indian Pulouar of the 17th or 18th century mounted with an earlier blade and in good condition. The polished blade is curved and single-edged with a multi-layered inscription on one side. The forte is inscribed with a cartouche containing "Marjit al-Misri" (Marjit the Egyptian) in thuluth script and is cut with a further indistinct inscription in nastaliq along the....

Click and use the code 12604 to search for this item on the dealer website

£950 19th Century Medievil Style Knightly Sword
13th-14th Century style, but made in the Victorian era, most probably as a faithful representation and display piece for a country estate. In the early 19th century Sir Walter Scott´s novels created a great resurgence in the interest in romantic Knightly tales of derring do and chivalry, and this was strongly followed in architecture at the time. To reflect the interest, numerous great castl....

1500 Japanese Shikumi-Zue Sword Cane




Genuine Japanese Meiji period Shikomi-zue¸ with a purpose made

wakizashi blade¸ with true hamon and signed blade¸ I cannot make out the signature.

Blade with some rust spots and a few small nicks¸

saya lacquered to resemble bark¸ some peeling to handle.

Overall a very solid feeling piece¸ these rarely come up for s....

1495 USD Rare Civil War Marine Musician
Marine Corps Musician / Marine Band sword

Click and use the code 16211 to search for this item on the dealer website

£935 Superb 19th Century, ´City Of London´ Sword With Ivory Grip & Royal Crown
With gilt and silvered hilt, bearing the ancient crest of the City of London, and the Royal Crown pommel. The blade is fully etched, though rather dark patinated. Maker marked from Chancery Lane. The form of sword as was worn by the former Lord Mayor´s of London in the 19th century. A sword very rarely seen today, and what an absolute beauty.

Click and use the code 18323 to search for this item on the dealer website

£935 Most Impressive 19th Century Scottish Basket Hilted Sword
With a very wide, probably 18th century, broadsword blade. Most likely mounted by a highlander, from the Highland Brigade who fought in the Egyptian campaign of 1882, with a captured trophy blade. Many warriors of the Mahdi used swords mounted with blades based on imported early German blades, that bore Soligen crescent moon armourer´s stamps. Those captured trophy blades were ideal for moun....

1,475.00 USD FRENCH SILVER MOUNTED HUNTING HANGER C.1760
20 3/4" s.e. blade with long ricasso etched with military drums, foliage and makers inscription. Broad central fuller etched with boar and stag. Long false edge. Rococo scroll decorated silver cross guard with three hallmarks. Silver scabbard cover, base ferrule and guard, identical to Neumann 102.S dated 1764-5. Finely reeded black ebony grip and silver button. Blade shows medium gray patina with....

1,900 GBP 20 bore flintlock pistol by Tow (later Griffin & Tow) of London. C 1780.

1,450.00 USD AMERICAN STEEL HILT SMALLSWORD C.1790-1800 BY FAMED MAKER
English inspired with distinct American styling. Scalloped edge oval guard set with six faceted stud clusters. Slender elements with faceted grip and urn form pommel. A little very superficial staining but near all original blue turned to brown, to the hilt. 32 3/4" hollow face triangular blade with etched and gilt ripple edged panel Wells & Co New York at the forte with two large flowers oppo....

1,450.00 USD ITALIAN CRAB CLAW RAPIER C.1620-30
Well known type used in the Venetian Republic which dominated the North of the Italian Peninsula as well as southern Balkans and west side of the Adriatic. This example provincially produced true to style and construction. Large iron hilt with double claw guard, ring side guard with corrugated plate under. The elements layered and riveted together as is correct. Iron wire wrapped. Spirally fluted ....

1450 USD M 1832 Foot Artillery Sword - altered blade
M 1832 Foot Artillery Sword - very unusual altered blade. Very likely refurbished for Confederate Use.

£900 BRITISH 1804 NAVAL CUTLASS NAPOLEONIC WARS
73cm (28.75) Heavy straight steel single edged unfullered flat backed blade with spear point. The total length of the cutlass is 85cm (33.5). The blade is unmarked except for a naval acceptance mark on one side. There are faint traces of the makers name on the back of the blade.

Double disc iron hilt with 1804 pattern knurled cast iron grip comprising vertical and horizontal grooves. There is a ....


Click and use the code 13686 to search for this item on the dealer website

£900 Rare Imperial Russian and Bavarian, Uhlan and Hussars Regimental Sword
Named to the elite Kaiser Nicholas II Von Russland Regiment. A rare sword, and from a very desireable Uhlan Hussar regiment of Czar Nicholas II of Russia, in the King of Bavaria´s Cavalry. The blade is fully etched with the Czars name and the hilt bears the Royal crest of the Kingdom of Bavaria. The blade does have some plating loss so it´s condition is only average, but this is a ver....

£895 An American Officers non regulation sword
An American Officers non regulation sword

An American Officers non regulation sword. 37 ¾"overall, 321/4" slightly curved single edged blade with broad fuller etched to one side with American Eagle and "Pluribus Unum", the other with" US" between scrolls, blade at Forte engraved to one side. "W Clauberg Solingen" within an oval, [maker], the ....


Click and use the code 17735 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 18th Cent. Flintlock ´Spring Gun´, As Used At Williamsburg Va.in 1775
It was this very type of gun that was part of the cause of the American War of Independence in Virginia in June 1775 [more of that to follow later]. An intriguing man-trap curiosa in the form of a flintlock gun trap, bed into a mount of harmless looking wooden log. It would be set, seeming innocent, upon a pile of old logs, but wired up to a set of trip wires. When a non too innocent trespasser, v....

Click and use the code 15802 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Most Charming American 18th Century Officers and Dueling Sword Circa 1740
Used in the Indian French War and the American War of Independence. A beautiful and historical small-sword with it´s original plain black Japanning, and a very fine trefoil colishmarde blade. Plain and serene iron hilt, in very good shape, with low pas de ane. An egg-shaped pommel which is signally elegant. It also has it´s original triple wound fine wire grip binding, mounted top and ....

Click and use the code 18033 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Very Scarce British Colonial Flank Company Officer´s Sword Circa 1795
Swords of the EIC British officers were often quite distinctive in their extravagant design. This rare style is typically shown in this fine sword´s copper gilt hilt. With gilt rivetted wooden grip and extremely curved, flattened side, steel blade. In 1798, Tippu Sultan ruler of Mysore formed a vague alliance with the French, which gave the British governor-general Lord Wellesley a pretext t....

£895 A good French heavy cavalry troopers sword Was £995 Now £895
A good French heavy cavalry troopers sword Was £995 Now £895

A good French heavy cavalry troopers sword 43 1/2" overall. 37 1/4 " straight single edged, double fullered blade. Dated 1813 on the back edge, three bar brass hilt with wire bound leather grip. In steel scabbard with two suspension rings. Dated 1813 Good condition, wire binding to grip loose.
Â....


Click and use the code 16282 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Spanish Heavy Cavalry of the Line Sword 1815 Pattern [1832M]
This sword has just returned after over a year and a half at our restorers awaiting completion. It came to us, originally, in a very sorry state indeed. We have undertaken what might be called a museum conservation restoration. The natural combat service denting and misshaping we have left as is, as honest battle scars, the rest has been conserved and re-polished to remove over a century and a hal....

Click and use the code 18326 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Very Nice British 1803 Pattern Rifle Regt Officer´s Sabre
With fine mercurial fire gilt hilt. Used in the Peninsular War, Waterloo & The War of 1812 by an Officer in the 95th Rifles or The 60th Rifles. A beautiful sword, with carved slotted hilt with pierced cypher of the King George IIIrd, with Rifle Regiment Bugle above, as the knuckle bow and a Lion´s Head pommel. Old service repair at the knuckle bow. In the book´s of Bernard Cornwell his....

Click and use the code 18682 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Exceptional WW2 German Army [Heer] Officer´s Sabre By Alcoso
Made by Alcoso of Solingen scales logo [Alexander Coppel GmbH Dove head pommel with eagle and swastika shield shaped quillon and deluxe oak leaf borders. Overall in fabulous near mint condition. The German Army (German: Heer, was the land forces component of the Wehrmacht, the German armed forces, from 1935 to 1945. The Wehrmacht also included the Kriegsmarine (Navy) and the Luftwaffe (Air Force)....

Click and use the code 17778 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Most Unusual, Charming, Austrian Influence Flintlock Pistol Circa 1810
With a carved stock very much in the Austrian manner with chisseling and line engraving. Carved horn fore end, copper ramrod pipe and steel furniture. The barrel is decoratively engraved down it´s length. The kind of pistol used by gentlemen in the Napoleonic Wars around central and Southern Europe.

£895 A Dutch Military plug bayonet
A Dutch Military plug bayonet

A Dutch Military plug bayonet. 16&157; overall with 10 1/2&157; narrow single edged blade, turned hardwood handle, brass quillion, missing its tang button.
 
Blade pattinated, grip good, tang button nut missing.
 
 
No. 226 of R.D.C. Evans&#acute; The Plug Bayonet: An identification guide for collectors
Images courtesy of ....


Click and use the code 17939 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Superb 19th Century Malacca Sword Cane With A Wonderful Lacquer Patina
One of the most subtly concealed sword canes we have seen in a long while. A completely plain looking cane with secreted button to released a very finely made scalloped blade. There is no obvious indication this is indeed a concealed weapon at all. A superb quality piece. The last one we had , that was, most unusually,exactly like it, was made for a British intelligence officer in the 1850´....

Click and use the code 18582 to search for this item on the dealer website

£895 Fabulous 1803 Officer´s Sabre Peninsular War & Waterloo Era.
With 95% of all it´s original mecurial fire gilding to the hilt. The blade is superbly engraved with a the royal crest and royal cypher of King George IIIrd, stands of arms of flags banners and polearms, and with original gilt highlighting the engraving. Used in the Peninsular War, Waterloo & The War of 1812 by a British Officer of a light infantry or flank regiment. A singularly beautiful s....

Currently showing 651 to 700 of 1374 items.

<< Previous ... 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19...  Next >>

Follow us on...

   

Louis J Dianni

Fine Antique Arms

Sword Forum

Civil War Preservations