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650.00 USD ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIAN SWORD
The Molly Maguires defaced and disgraced! As would be expected for any secret society, facts about their activities are outweighed by speculation. Still the result was that in the years 1876-78, numerous Mollies were tried for crimes and many executed. Others were the victims of vigilante justice. Their external arm, The Ancient Order of Hibernians, gave a measure of legitimacy which cloaked crimi....

650.00 USD GOOD MOGUL HORSEMANS SABER C.1650-1750
Iron hilt with broad hemispherical terminaled cross guard. Recurved knuckle bow with monster head terminal. Swelled medial grip and broad flat pommel with pierced and fretted edge.

645.00 USD DYAK HEADHUNTER'S SWORD MANDAU
Particularly large, 24 3/4" length, heavy blade, concave one side. Burl wood hilt with woven copper wire covered grip and pitch covered base. The top vaguely carved as an abstract face with terminal pierced for a hair tuft, no longer with it. Two piece wood scabbard with broad woven split cane securing bands, all complete and sound. The front with large panel well carved with abstracted mystical m....

645.00 USD INDIAN BACK SWORD PULOUAR
Iron hilt of form unique to this type. Thick swelled medial ridged grip. The downturn quillons each with large boxed form monster head terminal. Fancy scalloped langets. Ribbed deeply dished scalloped edge pommel, with separate top plate. 31 1/4" slightly curved wedge section blade with long false edge, shows speckles fine pitting and blotchy discoloration only. Hilt dark with light pitting, few f....

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£465 18th Century Moghal Sword, of the Battle of Plassey 1757
Apparently, through family legend, captured at the Battle of Plassey by a British Officer, and bought back as a war souvenir. The Battle of Plassey was an East India Company victory over the Nawab of Bengal and his French allies, establishing Company rule in India and British rule over much of South Asia for the next 190 years. The battle took place on 23 June 1757 at Palashi, West Bengal, on the ....

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£465 Good Early Victorian Bamboo Sword Cane Circa 1840
With excellent patina and and a good elegant and narrow 18th century single edged rapier type blade. Silver loop ferrules, and knop pommel. A great conversational piece, and one can ponder over of the kind of gentleman who would have required such a piece of personal defense paraphernalia. Although one likes to think that jolly old Victorian England had a London full of cheerful cockneys and ladd....

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£465 Very Good Third Reich German WW2 Sword. Nickle Plated and Black Grip
The black celluloid gripped sword was, due to it´s silver and black colour combination, that perfectly complimented the black and silver livery of the SS, the pattern of German sword adopted by early SS officers, before they were granted their dedicated pattern of sword in 1936. There are numerous surviving original photographs of SS officer´s wearing the very same pattern of sword.

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£465 Good and Scarce Antique Malaysian Kampilan Sword
The standard kampílan is a type of single-edged long sword, used in the Philippine islands of Mindanao, Visayas, and Luzon. This unusual variant has a long 33.5 inch double edged blade more reminiscant of a European broadsword.

The kampílan has a distinct profile, with the tapered blade being much broader and thinner at the point than at its base, sometimes with a protruding spikelet ....

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£455 Antique Mandingo Slave and Gold Traders Sword With Tattoo Skin Sheath
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 regular sized example yet of very nice quality and finely tattooed.16 inches long curved blade, leather grip and leather scabbard with leaf shaped widening tip, entirely tooled tatto....

625.00 USD NAYAR TEMPLE SWORD.
Variant form. 17th century or earlier. All iron with tapered medial ridged blade, pierced along the back for ornaments with crescent form tip and cleft base. Elongated figure eight form guard as found on kondas. Iron hilt with cylindrical grip and triple layer disk pommel with a captive noise making ring. Blade mounted in an elaborately scalloped and fretted support as found on firangis. Shows gre....

625.00 USD EUROPEAN/GERMAN COURT SWORD C.1820
Iron hilt with chevron terminal straight cross guard. Spherical pommel with baluster button. Banded iron ferrules on copper wire wrapped grip. 27 1/4" straight broad fullered s.e. blade. Uniform medium patina with frosty slight oxidation only.

625.00 USD NAPOLEONIC FRENCH OFFICER’S SWORD
Gilt copper hilt with plumed helmet form pommel and flattened boat shaped guard retains most of its bright gold finish. Copper wire wrapped grip with both turban form knots intact. A couple wires out of place but complete. 33” straight broad fullered fighting blade shows some scattered pitting, wear and light tool marks from cleaning. Classic form used in the French Revolution and Napoleonic War....

£450 BRITISH 1856 PIONEERS SWORD BOER WAR MOLE
A very good example in an unissued condition.

57cm (22.5) heavy straight unfullered single edged steel blade with saw back and spear point. The blade is marked with date, acceptance marks, and makers marks.

Heavy brass stirrup hilt with sword knot slit and brass grip secured to the tang with 4 steel rivets. Flat pommel. The underneath of the guard is stamped N, and the pommel is stamped wit....


£450 BRITISH 1822(54) REHILTED INDIAN OFFICERS SWORD VICTORIAN
An interesting and good example of a Victorian (VRI) sword by a quality maker which was rehilted with the new 1897 pattern hilt between 1897-1901

84cm (33) slightly curved single fullered blade, with rounded back and spear point. The blade is single edged except for the last 8. The blade is decorated on one side with the crowned VRI cypher, scrolling foliage and the makers name and on the oth....


£450 BRITISH 1827(92) RIFLE OFFICERS LEVEE SWORD GEORGE V
A very good example of a George V Indian levee rifle officers sword with owners initials.

82cm (32.25) straight dumbbell shaped blade with rounded edges and deep central fuller and spear point. The blade is frost etched and decorated on one side with the crowned cypher GRI above a laurel wreath and foliate strapwork, and on the other with a crown above a blank shield and the strung bugle of t....


£450 Sind Flintlock musket
A Sind Flintlock musket

A Sind Flintlock musket 54&157; overall, 41&157; octagonal smooth bore barrel with proof mark to rear. Fitted with an East India Company flintlock dated 1817 on the tail and EIC trade mark and inspectors mark. Hardwood full stock with upturned butt and horn fore-end. Barrel retained with four engraved brass bands. With iron ramrod and scroll trigger guard.  C....


£450 JUNE SALE - EUROPEAN LATE 18th CENTURY OFFICERS MILITARY SMALL SWORD
A very interesting dress sword which combines a military style spadroon blade with a boat shell hilt, probably German made.

Two week June Sale - Price reduced from 500.00

84cm (33) straight single fullered spadroon style blade with rounded point, and flat back. The blade is double edged for the last 15.5. The blade is engraved on both sides with floral designs and stylised stands of arms....


£450 BRITISH 1856 PIONEERS SWORD ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT
A ggod example marked to the 3rd (Volunteer) Battalion the Royal Warwickshire Regiment.

57cm (22.5) heavy straight unfullered single edged steel blade with saw back and spear point. The blade is marked with date, acceptance and inspection marks, and out of service marks.

Heavy brass stirrup hilt with sword knot slit and brass grip secured to the tang with 4 steel rivets. Flat pommel. The gu....


£450 BRITISH 1856 PIONEERS SWORD BOER WAR DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY
A very good example marked to the 4TH (Volunteer) Battalion of the Durham Light Infantry, by Wilkinson.

57cm (22.5) heavy straight unfullered single edged steel blade with saw back and spear point. The blade is marked with date, acceptance marks, makers and out of service marks.

Heavy brass stirrup hilt with sword knot slit and brass grip secured to the tang with 4 steel rivets. Flat pommel....


£450 ITALIAN SARDINIA-PIEDEMONT 1847 NAVAL CUTLASS
A good example of this more rarely found cutlass German made

67cm (26.5) wide heavy slightly curved steel blade, single fullered, rounded back. The blade is single edged except for a false edge on the last 7. Clipped spear point. The blade is stamped with the makers name and acceptance makrs. There is also a number partly under the guard 11?

Heavy steel bowl guard with internal supporting ....


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£450 Pair of Decorative Japanese Sword Placques
Made from a full set of pre 1937 ShinGunto Officer sword fittings [complete with tsuka and ´bulls blood´ red lacquered wooden saya] that have been cut in two, equally, from ´bow to stern´ and mounted on two dark brown lacquered wooden panels. A very attractive, imaginative and most pleasing decorative effect has thus been achieved.

£450 BRITISH 1822(54) INFANTRY OFFICERS LEVEE SWORD VICTORIAN
BRITISH 1822(54) INFANTRY OFFICERS LEVEE SWORD VICTORIAN

A good clean example of Victorian Infantry Officers Dress or Levee sword.

83cm (32.5) slightly curved single fullered blade with rounded back and spear point. The blade is decorated on both sides with the crowned royal cypher for Victoria and scrolling foliage. On one side the makers name (now virtually erased) and the owners init....


£450 BRITISH 1908 CAVALRY TROOPERS SWORD MARK 1 WW1
A good example of an early Mark 1 (amended) version of this iconic cavalry sword used in WW1 with several regimental markings including 16th Lancers.

89cm (35) straight single fullered blade with spear point. The blade marked with the makers name, war office stamp, inspection marks and the date of manufacture. The back of the blade is stamped P08. The blade has been factory sharpened for comb....


£445 JUNE SALE - BRITISH 1892 BURMA POLICE OFFICERS SWORD EDWARDIAN
A rare example in very good condition of a Burmese Police Officers sword dating from the Edwardian era.

Two Week June Sale - Price reduced from 495.00

83cm (32.5) 1892 universal pattern straight dumbbell shaped blade rounded on the back and edge with a deep central fuller and spear point. The plated blade is decorated on one side with the crowned cypher for Edward VII (ERI) above scrolli....


£445 An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword
An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword

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£445 WW2 Japanese ´Shin Gunto´ Sword Made in Java In The Occupation
Untouched in 67 years! The photos show the blade covered in hardened thick storage grease to protect it from rust. We have left this present but could easily be removed, the blade look very good underneath this crust of grease. The tang bears the merest remainder of traces of katakana script. Very likely made in Sumaran [Semerang] a Japanese Garrison on the island of Shiyawaka. It had an occupatio....

615.00 USD U.S. M.1913 CAVALRY TROOPER'S SABER
Peterson #36. Developed by Gen George Patton in response to building world unrest and a dramatic change in philosophy of cavalry tactics, substituting the thrust for the slashing attack of the curved saber. (In fact, Napoleon had done this precisely a century earlier!) 35 1/4" broad fullered d.e. blade marked with the flaming bomb mark of the Springfield Armory (which only 7 years earlier had intr....

615.00 USD SUPERB QUALITY TUAREG THRUSTING SWORD
Unique form as well with 22 1/4" rectangular (unedged) section blade of straight tapering form decorated its full length with patterns made from eye brow shaped punches. Cruciform hilt with expanded ball tipped grip. Ball tipped iron sheath with suspension mounts and brass rings. The sheath and hilt both overlaid in maroon leather comprising tooled built up segments with various tooled designs to ....

$795.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822/45 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822/45 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: E. THURKLE, Maker, SOHO, LONDON. Thurkle worked at this address from 1876 to 1899. Very nicely etched blade with Victoria’s Cypher on the left side and crossed batons on the right. Some patches of light to medium pitting on the lower half of the blade. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. Brass Scabbard is very nice with only a few ....

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£435 Very Good Japanese Type 32, Japanese 1899 pattern Type ´B´ Otsu Sabre
Used in WW2, made at the Tokyo Arsenal. The most efficient and well made other ranks and NCO´s which was used from the Russo-Japan War of 1905 until the end of World War II, although none were made after the mid 1930´s. It has well made blade that measures 30 1/2 inches in length which remains in good condition. Checkered grip is in excellent condition. This type of type 32 was issued ....

600 GBP elegant French officer's walking out sword made by Coulaux at Klingenthal about 1790

595 USD Musician- lightly etched 26.75 in. Marine length
Etched blade, Marine Corps Length, Early hilt details and early blade style

£425 BRITISH COASTGUARD MOUNTED TROOPERS SWORD - NAPOLEONIC
A very interesting example of a very rare sword possibly for a mounted Excise or Revenue Officer.

75cm(29.5) curved blade with flat back, single edged except for the last 8 with a hatchet point.

Brass knuckle guard with additional side guard and a circumferentially grooved grip shaped to the hand. The browned grip is made out of cast iron. The top of the guard is stamped HC 1805?

Maker: N....


£425 1856 Drummers Sword Was £545 Now £ 425
1856 Drummers Sword Was £545 Now £ 425

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£425 WW1 Habsburg Empire Officer´s Sword of Austro Hungary.
WW1 period sword for an officer. Typical Austrian B shaped guard and wirebound fishskin grip. In original steel scabbard. Very good condition overall. In 1914, his latest addition to the Austro-Hungarian Empire was Bosnia-Herzegovina. Bosnian Serbs resented Austrian rule and sought the protection of independent Serbia. It was one of these Bosnian Serb groups, the Black Hand, that assassinated th....

£425 .An 1821 Victorian Artillery officer&#acute;s sword
.An 1821 Victorian Artillery officer&#acute;s sword

£425 FRENCH NAPOLEONIC HANGER Sabre de Bord
A very good example of a rarely seen French Hanger dating from c1800.

59.5cm (24) slightly curved unfullered blade with flat back and hatchet point double edged for the last 7. The blade is unmarked except near the hilt where there are some unidentified marks.

Brass half basket guard comprising brass slotted hilt with two large side bars joining the knuckle guard and one small scroll bar i....


585.00 USD EUROPEAN NCO SWORD
Napoleonic Wars. German or Prussian, based on the French pattern but a little heavier proportions. Bronze hilt with hooded pommel cap and diced ebony grip. 29” broad fullered slightly curved blade with clipped point, marked CLEMEN(T) & _________ / SOLINGEN. Light wear from use. The blade with black speckles but predominately smooth. A little pitting, right side, toward the point only. The Br....

585.00 USD OTTOMAN TURKISH MILITARY SWORD, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Flamboyant form inspired by the “empire” fad which originated in Napoleonic France. Iron hilt with medial swell to the diamond section knuckle bow blending the baluster and 5 ball forms. The pommel as an upturned crescent. Polished horn grip. 25 5/8” spadroon form blade in the European/English style. Hilt shows frosty oxidation. The blade smooth gray with isolated speckles. Grip excellent. A....

$750.0 CAD BRITISH P.1899 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1899 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: ENFIELD, DATED 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903. The scabbard and hilt retain most of the original khaki paint from the Boer War. The guard is stamped “8.1900” over “…R.D.” (Royal Dragoons) over “744”, all of which have been cancelled out. The scabbard throat is stamped “CAV. D” (Cavalry Division) over....

$750.00  CAD (JOHN) BRASHER FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL
(JOHN) BRASHER FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: .49 Cal. Circa 1807-1831. With pop-out trigger and turn-off
1 3/4 inch barrel. The left side of the frame is engraved “BRASHER”. It is very faint and hard to read; the right side “LONDON”. Very nice walnut grip with silver escutcheon and Sterling Silver Hallmarked butt-cap. Sliding frizzen safety; missing locking pin. Tight c....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1821 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD OF PIQUET WEIGHT
BRITISH P.1821 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD OF PIQUET
WEIGHT: Maker: (John) Andrews, 9 Pall Mall. Andrews worked at this address from 1821-1825. (William) worked from 1826 to 1868. Iron hilt of honeysuckle pattern has a very nice dark grey patina with even salt air pitting overall, which has a very nice appearance. Wire wrapped fish-skin grip. Lovely cartouche of the Cypher of Queen....

$750.00 CAD  BRITISH P. 1796 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S DRESS SWORD
BRITISH P. 1796 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S DRESS SWORD: Brass hilt with silver wire wrapping. The 32” blade is nicely engraved with floral designs, military trophies and a Crown over “GR”. The blade has patches of light to heavy pitting. Nice piece from the Napoleonic Wars.
Ref. “Swords of the British Army” – Robson #61, 62
$750.00

$750.00 CAD CAUCASIAN KINDJAL
CAUCASIAN KINDJAL: Dated 1795 signed “SALEH BIN MUSTAFA BEAK” (the name BEAK is Mogul in origin). Very sharp maker’s cartouche. Very nice horn grips. Nice smooth blade with some light staining.
Please note: The date which appears to be 1795 in Arabic numerals
is actually 1879 by the RUMI Calendar (1295 RUMI year). Corrected date
conversion supplied by Chr....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822/61 SERGEANT’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822/61 SERGEANT’S SWORD: Maker: Mole. Birmingham Inspector’s stamp on the ricasso of the 32 ½ inch plain blade. Brass hilt and scabbard mounts. Victorian Crown over “VR” in the hilt cartouche. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. Nice bright blade with a few very minor nicks on the cutting edge. The brass hilt is made without an inner guard. This is on....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1857 PIQUET WEIGHT ENGINEER’S OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1857 PIQUET WEIGHT ENGINEER’S OFFICER’S
SWORD: SILVER PLATED HILT with excellent wire-bound fish-skin grips. Plain 32 ½ inch blade is excellent with a few very small patches of minor pitting. Robson #211.
$750.00

$750.00 CAD (WILLIAM) ABNETT FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL
(WILLIAM) ABNETT FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: .50 Cal. circa 1823-1830. Turn-off brass barrel, 1 ¾ inches with Irish Registration number “L-D 756”, which is the designation for Longford. Long lovely walnut grip. Tight crisp action. Lovely patina on frame and barrel. Left side of the frame is engraved “ABNETT”; the right side “WINDSOR”. EXC.
$750.00SO....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH STAFF SERGEANT’S P.1889 SWORD WITH STEEL HILT
BRITISH STAFF SERGEANT’S P.1889 SWORD WITH STEEL HILT: The steel hilt was issued to dismounted artillery and rifle regiments. The steel hilt version is quite rare. Maker: WILKINSON dated 1899 & 1901. Excellent wire-bound fish-skin grip. Pristine blade. ROBSON #199 & Pg.215.
$750.00
SOLD

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1821 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1821 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: “WOOLEY, SARGANT & COMPY” stamped on the back edge and under the
quillon. They traded under this name at 74 Edmund St, London from 1821 to 1825. Wire bound leather grip is very good. The 35 ½ inch blade is bright with a Crown over “8” Proof on the right side. Some light pitting at the tip. The iron mou....

$750.00 CAD NAZI ARMY OFFICER’S SWORD
NAZI ARMY OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: F.W. Holler, Solingen. Excellent bright blade. Grip excellent. Hilt retains much of the gold gilt.
V.G. + to EXC.
$750.00

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