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£795 Good 1796 Infantry Sword With A Rarely Seen Pre 1800 Union Flag
This is a jolly nice example but with a small very rare feature of breeze blown flying union flag [pre-1800 Act of the Union version] engraved within the blade engraving. In 45 years we can only recall it on a very few examples of the many, many hundreds of these swords we have had during that time. The figure of a standing or seated Britannia bearing a union flag patterned shield was far more usu....

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£795 Very Good Pre-War German Officers Sword Used In WW2
Photograph in the gallery of Field Marshal von Kliest with his identical sword. It has spent two whole days in the workshop having the hilt specialist hand cleaned to conserve the gilt finish. Pristine gilt remaining to the hilt, synthetic ruby stone eyes oak leaf backstrap. Super deluxe double etched blade. Made by Weyersberg of Solingen. Overall in fabulous condition. Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleis....

795GBP Honourable Artillery Company Sword VR
Go to www.evenstarswords.co.uk for details.

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£795 1796 British Flank Company Officer´s Sabre. With Copper Gilt Hilt
A most attractive sword based on the 1796 Light Dragoon sbare but slightly shorter for the benefit of an officer that fought on foot. The hilt is beautifully engraved with Union flag shield nd stands of arms, the lion´s head pommel and wire bound fishskin grip. The blade has fine engraving with royal cyphers and crest of the king. There is a lot of dark blue remaining and gilt within the eng....

£795 BRITISH PRE -REGULATION CAVALRY OFFICERS SWORD GEORGE III - NAPOLEONIC
A fine and rare example of a pre- regulation British napoleonic cavalry sword by a Dublin maker, probably for an Officer stationed in Ireland.

78cm (39.5) curved single fullered blade with a hatchet point sharpened on one side, and with a flat back on the other to within 6 then sharpened. The blade is stamped Mayfield on the ricasso and E R on the back edge. The blade retains some very faint ....


1495GBP 1921p RAF Senior Officers Sword
Go to www.evenstarswords.co.uk for details.

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£785 1770´s Brass Hilted Boy´s or Midshipman´s Sword
An interesting boy´s or midshipman´s sword from the period of the American revolutionary war. Cast brass rococo hilt, with shell guard and knuckle bow. Overall length 36 inches. Good condition. There is a picture in the gallery by Thomas Rowlandson of a similar sword worn by a young boy officer [midshipman] of the Royal Navy in the 18th century. In the 18th century there were no regua....

1,175.00 USD US EAGLE HEAD OFFICER'S SWORD C.1830-40
Lavishly modeled hilt with eagle pommel and cruciform guard of thick foliage and rose (?) buds. Original knuckle chain with its spring loop fasteners. Fine one piece bone grip. 30 1/4” straight broad fullered blade decorated with large leafy foliage flanking, on one side a trophy of arms with central stars & bars motif. On the other, an eagle perched on a branch with E PLURIBUS UNUM banner. ....

1,175.00 USD SUPERB LUBA SLAVER'S SWORD
The sophisticated art of the Luba stands alone among Congolese peoples. Endowed with natural resources, they cultivated the arts at levels above their neighbors. In the third quarter of the 19th century, the culture collapsed as a result of factional infighting for succession. It was then that they turned to slaving, supplying slaves to the Portuguese in Angola. This example dates from that period....

1,175.00 USD FRENCH NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD
Revolution period C.1800-10. See Swords for Sea Service, pl.98. Brass hilt with Liberty cap pommel, flattened knuckle bow and cross guard, and broad beaded edge flattened boat form guard. Copper wire wrapped grip, twisted spiral flanked by straight filler wires, complete and original. Hilt shows good patina with considerable evidence of gold in protected areas. 28 1/4" straight broad fullered blad....

1,175.00 USD RARE 18TH CENTURY VIETNAMESE HAND AND A HALF SWORD
Known as a guom, which is Vietnamese for sword. Long curved buffalo horn hilt with slightly raised panel each side. Brass lion head pommel, and cable decorated base ferrule. Scalloped edge side plates and lozenge shaped guard all decorated en suite with naturalistic foliage on stippled ground. 22 5/8" curved narrow fullered blade with scalloped edge habiki (minor edge wrinkle) and brass seppa in t....

1,175.00 USD FRENCH SILVERED HILT OFFICER’S SWORD
Napoleonic period, C.1800-15. Typical form with reeded edge flat boat shaped guard, slightly recurved in section. Rectangular section cross guard and knuckle bow. Plumed helmet form pommel. Silver wire wrapped grip. The hilt elements heavily overlaid in silver virtually 100% intact. 27” triangular blade with Rouen maker's name and scrolling decoration. A family blade dating a generation or t....

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£775 Super George IIIrd British Army Drummer Boy´s Sword
With mythical beast pommel curved quillon and short double edged blade. No scabbard. This sword was used in the early 19th century by drummer boys in the British Army from the Napoleonic Wars up to the Crimean War in Russia. 20 inch blade. No scabbard. Superbly hand polished that has returned to it´s original service gold like finish. Blade polish to bright steel. ....

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£775 American Five Ball Hilt Spadroon Blue & Gilt Sword Thomas Jefferson Period
American late 18th century [1780´s ] to early 19th century blue and Gilt officer´s sword used in the early days of American history and the War of 1812. Although this is American the five ball hilted sword was very popular with English officers as well. Carved bone grip copper gilt hilt Ketland eagle pommel five ball quillon bar. Blue and gilt blade beautifully engraved with stands on ....

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£775 Most Intriguing 18th century Officer´s Sabre With Armourer´s Mark
Brass stirrup hilt with fishskin grip and very unusual hinge assembled guard, that is not intended to open ??. The armourer´s mark is a lion´s face somewhat similar to the 18th century London silver hallmark. A beautiful sword with some most scarce features. 31.75 inch blade. Likely bespoke made but for what kind of officer?, that is the question. Research must be undertaken!

1,150.00 USD FINE 18TH CENTURY PERSIAN HORSEMAN'S SWORD
Iron hilt of slender proportions and particularly full cross section. The grip chiseled each side with large foliage panels. The underside of the pommel chiseled with two leaping cheetahs. 29" curved blade, the width slightly enlarging from the hilt, with raised false edge. Each side chiseled with a wavy tendril and flower buds incorporating crescents. Central motif of two cheetahs chasing an ante....

1,150.00 USD BENIN CEREMONIAL SWORD ADA MADE FOR THE ROYAL COURT
From the famed Ruben Rubens collection, 33 1/4" length, carved wood with a long shaped grip and fanciful shaped blade with acutely raised false edge pierced for suspension of ornaments. This and the following item are undoubtedly part of the booty sacked from Benin by the British during the 1897 Punitive Expedition. See Pitt Rivers Museum, #1991.13.17 for another example with the blade sheathed in....

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£765 Interesting 18th Century Flintlock Semi Holster Pistol
With very nice quality brass mounts and butt. The walnut stock is inlaid with thin lines of silver filigree. The shortened barrel is of steel as is the lock. Good tight action and a most unusual very early feature of the barrel tang screw coming up from the trigger recess instead of down to it, a form of barrel mounting more usually seen in the 17th century. It is likely this flintlock is possibl....

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£765 1822/45 British Officer´s Sword With Family Crest
Excellent fully etched deluxe blade. Steel combat scabbard Gothic pierced hilt with fair amount of original gilt remaining. With a noble crest As used by the British officer´s in the Zulu War in the 1870´s. Original and fully traditional pierced brass gothic hilt with the Royal Cypher of Queen Victoria. Triple wire binding over sharkskin grip. This is the very same form, type and per....

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£765 Very Attractive Napoleonic Prussian Infantry Pattern Sword
With good leather with it´s brass frog mounted scabbard and it´s integral brass chape with ball terminal. Blade etched with King Frederick´s cypher. Brass hilt with infantry regimental markings. Bright polished blade with remnant´s of old surface pitting. Leather quite sound with small areas of stiching apart. Line infantry composed the basis of land armies. During the Napo....

750 17th Century Indian ‘Firanghi’ Cavalry Sword

£750 BRITISH 1912 CAVALRY OFFICERS SWORD GEORGE VI
An excellent example of this famous sword which was carried by the British cavalry throughout WW1, and is still carried by cavalry officers today. Parade Standard

89cm (35) straight single fullered blade with spear point. The blade is frost etched and on both sides has the crowned royal coat of arms above the royal cypher for George VI above a laurel wreath, and foliate strapwork. On one side....


£750 BRITISH 1827(46) ROYAL NAVY OFFICERS SWORD GEORGE VI WW2
A good example of a named George VI naval officers sword to a DSC Submariner, complete with sword knot, patent leather naval sword belt and slings.

79cm (31) straight single fullered blade with flat back and spear point. The blade is frost etched on the one side with the crowned fouled anchor for the Royal Navy, scrolling foliage, and strapwork, and on the other with the crowned royal cypher ....


£750 BRITISH 1821(50) ARTILLERY OFFICERS SWORD - SINGAPORE VOLUNTEER ARTILLERY EDWARD VII
A rare sword with an outstanding blade and interesting connections to the Singapore Volunteer Artillery and the Clan MacDonald of Sleat.

84cm (33) straight single fullered blade with flat back and spear point. The blade is single edged except for the last 6. The blade is etched on the one side with the crowned royal coat of arms in a garter strap with the royal motto above the crowned cypher ....


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£750 Good and Most Scarce German WW1 Lancer Officer´s Sword
With scaccard and fine brass hilt with lion´s head pommel, p hilt guard embellished with a stand of arms and the Iron Cross. The langets have a pair of lancer´s sword with a pair of lances crossed, under a laurel wreath. The grip is black sharkskin, wire bound. The combat scabbard is blackened steel. The German lancers were recognised as some of the finest in Europe, and in 1914 they ....

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£750 Ko Tosho School [Swordsmith Made] Mumei Katana Tsuba Circa 1400
The strong, softly lustrous metal and very well cut, the large Hitsu-ana, and the antique chisel marks around the Hitsu-ana are all characteristic indications of early-Muromachi period works. Carved openwork clan mon. The Hitsu-ana, made when the guard was first produced, suggests that it is a work of the time of Yoshimitsu. A well worked and hammered plate. According to tradition, it says each t....

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£745 Unusual Basket Hilted Sword Sheet Steel Lapped and Rivetted Hilt
Mounted with an 1826 pattern Scottish military broadsword blade, bearing the traditional Queen Victoria´s cypher, and fitted in it´s bright steel scabbard. The guard is most unusual in that it is more reminiscent of a piece made by an smith-armourer rather than a traditional basket hilt maker. With overlapped sheet steel bars intertwined [and of differing widths] that are rivetted at e....

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£745 Mandinke Empire Prestigous Warrior´s Sword From The Era Of Samori Ture
A superb example of a Samori Toure´s Mandinke [Wassoulou] Empire senior warrior´s sword brought back from a French military campaign in the early 1890´s. Made around the early 1870´s. With superb tooled leather hilt and matching scabbard with paddle like form. These weapons are well known for their leather-work and the tattooing applied to the leather of the scabbards. Very....

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£745 Presentation Light Infantry Officer´s Sword of a WW1 War Hero
Of Captain Edward Allen Roe. MC & bar. Presented to Lieutenant Roe from the Sergeant´s Mess 4th V.B. Queens West Surrey Regt. with their Respect and Esteem. Connected to a rare RNB sword , but sold seperately.
He served with the East Surrey Regiment. attd. 2nd/4th Bn., The Queen´s (Royal West Surrey Regiment), and was Killed in action on the 2 September 1918. Age 23. He was the son of....

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£735 Very Attractive Bamboo, King George IIIrd Blue & Gilt Bladed Sword Stick
The swordstick was a popular fashion accessory for the wealthy during the 18th and 19th centuries. While the weapon´s origins are unknown, it is apparent that the cane-sword´s popularity peaked when decorative swords were steadily being replaced by canes as a result of the rising popularity of firearms, and the lessening influence of swords and other small arms.

The first sword cane....

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£725 Good German Heer Officers Sword With Eagle and Swastika Hilt
Maker marked blade. By E F Horster. Solingen. Doves head pommel with acorn leaf engraved p hilt, acorn leaf engraved backstrap and eagle and swastika langet. A gilded alloy hilt and the gilding is surface flaking with age. Swords made in the closing years up to the war tended to have alloy hilts [as opposed to brass or steel earlier on] that was then over gilded with thin pure gold. The blade is e....

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£725 Good WW1 .303 SMLE & Bayonet Made For The ANZAC Forces of the Great War
Made in Australia. With original bayonet [officially de-tipped] and canvas strap. Good functioning action, signs of wear but essentially a very good gun indeed. Made and used in WW1 and subsequently used in WW2 by the Expeditionary Forces and the Dessert Rats until the production of the Enfield No4 Rifle in around 1942/3. The Anzac spirit or Anzac legend is a concept which suggests that Australian....

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£725 German Army Officers Sword By Eikhorn of Solingen
Doves head pommel with acorn leaf engraved p hilt, acorn leaf engraved backstrap and eagle and swastika langet. A gilded alloy hilt and the gilding is surface flaking with age. Swords made in the closing years up to the war tended to have alloy hilts [as opposed to brass or steel earlier on] that was then over gilded with thin pure gold. The blade is excellent and the steel blackened scabbard has ....

1,085.00 USD RARE AMERICAN HANGER
Federal period C.1790. 24 1/8” straight s.e. blade with narrow back fuller, shows spotty dark gray patina. Brass hilt mounts with broad reversed scroll terminal guard. Faceted “cushion” form pommel and matching base ferrule to the reeded ebony grip. The pommel with eye for a chain guard no longer with it. Old worn over splinter to the grip below the pommel, otherwise hilt excellent.

1,075.00 USD ENGLISH CUT STEEL SMALLSWORD C.1790
33 3/4" hollow face triangular blade, unadorned as is typical for these which came into fashion at this time and remained so through the Napoleonic period. The length is exceptional indicating an owner of above average stature. Iron hilt with faceted grip, and urn form pommel. The grip, guard and pommel each with alternating circular depressions interwoven with serpentine lines of inset faceted st....

1,075.00 USD WAR OF 1812 PERIOD US MILITIA CAVALRY OFFICER'S SWORD
Brass hilt with stirrup form guard slotted for a sword knot. Ribbed bone grip. 30 1/2” curved, broad fullered blade. Scroll end blued segment first half, decorated with arms and drum splay one side, arms with Liberty Cap and Stars & Bars the other, both with gold inlay intact. The base with foliate splay each side with the gold a little weaker. The blue faded at the forte as well but quite b....

£700.00 Pre WW 2 JAPANESE WAKIZASHI SWORD
Pre-war Civilian / military Sword Imported from Japan around the Early 40s

Expertly packed, hidden away for decades..

Item Description


---- Wakizashi 28 " (from Habaki to Tip) Well preserved Japanese Steel blade in excellent condition and un-touched -- one very tiny chip on the cutting edge, well balanced! Deserves to be professional p....

1,050.00 USD US M.1818 CAVALRY SABER NATHAN STARR CONTRACT OF 1818
Standard pattern, Peterson #30. Iron hilt, the knuckle bow dated 1821. Leather covered grip complete and intact. 32” clipped point broad fullered curved blade well marked at the forte in four lines, US/ P(proved)/ L S (Luther Saures, inspector) and N STARR. Blade crisp with mottled discoloration and minimal oxidation. Hilt excellent with glossy patina. Original scabbard with a few dents toward t....

1,050.00 USD FINE 18TH CENTURY INDOPERSIAN HORSEMAN'S SWORD
Iron hilt decorated overall with a lattice of foliage with flower heads at the intersection. The silver strong and virtually complete but for light wear to the underside of the pommel and a few small flakes otherwise. 28 1/4" s.e. blade with strong ricasso with narrow fuller at each edge. Broad and narrow fullers each side nearly full length. Each side with a concentric circle mark at the forte an....

£695 BRITISH 1821(50) ARTILLERY OFFICERS SWORD QEII WILKINSON - PRESENTATION - NAMED
An outstanding, as new, example of a current pattern Artillery Officers sword presented to Major Nelson Penfold. Parade standard.

86cm (33.75) slightly curved single edged blade with rounded back and spear point. The blade is single edged except for the last 9. The blade is frost etched and has on the one side the winged thunderbolts, Royal Artillery, extensive scrolling foliage containing th....


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£695 American 1790 Eagle Head Pommel Spadroon Sword
With a gilt brass and ivory hilt. Very good hilt condition with much original gilt remaining. Single fullered blade, sharp point shortened at the tip. Used in the War of 1812. Straight blade, inches long.The War of 1812 was fought between the United States of America, on one side, and on the other side Great Britain and its colonies, especially Upper Canada (Ontario), Lower Canada (Quebec), Nova S....

£695 BRITISH ARMY HOSPITAL CORP PRIVATES SWORD
A very good example of what Robson described as one of the rarest of all the regulation patterns, complete with its original Coast Guard Deakin patent scabbard.

68cm (26.75) straight blade with a broad fuller running almost to the spear point. Flat backed. The blade is stamped near the hilt with the WD broad arrow and the blade is numbered 21.

Brass stirrup guard with the addition of an out....


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£695 King George IIIrd English Flintlock Pistol by Twigg of London
A Good Boxlock Flintlock Derringer Pistol Circa 1800
With walnut grips and all steel frame and barrel. This is a nice flintlock pistol made by Gunmaker John Twigg (1740-1790) of London. One of the finest English makers of his era, Twigg was known for his quality and attention to details. Given its style and "Twigg" on the lockplate, this appears to be one some of his later work from the....

£695.00 Cannon Barrelled Pistol
New item, description to follow.

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£695 Antique Mandingo Chieftain´s Slave and Gold Trader Sword With Tattoo Skin
A slave and gold traders weapon. The Manding (Mandingo) are West African people. Their traditional sword comprises a sabre like blade, guardless leather grip and scabbard with exquisite leather work. This example is a long sized example, of a high ranking Mandingo, of very nice quality and finely tattooed. 25 inches long curved blade, leather grip and leather scabbard with leaf shaped widening tip....

€900 Light Cavalry Officer’s “Mameluke” style sabre. France, first quarter of the 19th c.
Description: Ergonomic hilt, with horn slabs held in place by two rivets secured on oval buttons. It features a metal-lined eye for the sword knot. Brass guard. Fairly curved blade of triangular section, with a square back up to near the point.

Conservation: Good. Uniform pitting and stains on the blade. Some clear nicks on the edge. The chain is newer. Scabbard is missing.

Overall Length:....

£675 BRITISH 1897 INFANTRY OFFICERS SWORD VICTORIAN - NAMED - BOER WAR & WW1
A very good example of a late Victorian Infantry Officers sword complete with owners initials and family coat of arms. Major Raymond Beechey Hopkins OBE Royal Sussex and Manchester Regiments. Canadian connections.

82cm (32.5) straight dumbbell shaped blade rounded on the back and edge with a deep central fuller and spear point blade double edged for the last 43 cm (17) unsharpened. The bla....


£675 BRITISH 1887 6th DRAGOON GUARDS (CARABINIERS) SPECIAL PATTERN CAVALRY OFFICERS SWORD - NAMED
A rare and very good example of a named regimentally patterned sword with documentation.

This sword has been reserved until the 22 April 2016.

90cm (35.5) slightly curved single fullered blade with rounded back and spear point. The blade is single edged except for the last 11. The blade has been combat sharpened. The blade is heavily etched on one side with the crowned royal cypher for V....


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£675 18th Century Plug Bayonet.
Short double edged blade, eliptical turned wooden grip and brass pommel and steel ovoid crossguard.
In the early 17th Century the matchlock musket was a cumbersome, slow loading weapon and the musketeers required the protection of soldiers carrying long, wooden-shafted pikes to shield them from enemy cavalry and footsoldiers during the lengthy reloading process. As the century progressed, more ....

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£675 Very Good Imperial German 1889 Pattern Infantry Officer´s Sword
Deluxe grade with all gilded hilt in very good order, just light wear. Used in WW1 and bearing the Imperial German Eagle and grip insert crest of the Kaiser. Black sharkskin wire bound grip. Deluxe dress scabbard. Many of these swords were also used in the 3rd Reich by veteran officers serving in WW2. Numerous Vintage photographs of WW2 German Officers show them wearing this pattern of sword.

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