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665.00 USD EUROPEAN OR AMERICAN PRIVATE PURCHASE NAVAL CUTLASS
C.1820-50, a period of considerable pirate activity in the Atlantic. Completely unmarked. Brass hilt of briquet form universally adopted from the Napoleonic model and possibly a refurbished Napoleonic example. 19 3/8” blade of broad wedge section with short false edge which provides an effective thrusting point. The blade proportioned for close in shipboard fighting but of sufficient weight to s....

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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 ....

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 FINE QUALITY AND CONDITION AMERICAN MILITIA NCO SWORD, C.1850
Hilt of characteristic large early proportions, silver overlaid with about 70% remaining. Hand reeded bone grip slightly waisted above the sheet ferrule. Leather covered iron scabbard shows about 100% silver to the mounts. 4" segment of leather below the top mount partially lacking. 25 3/4" d.e. broad fullered blade beautifully decorated with foliage, military trophies, crossed flags below liberty....

650.00 USD BERBER BACKSWORD
Morocco, 19th century, perhaps as early as the Tripolitan Wars of the early 1800's. By one account, Kabyle Berbers in segregated units serving the French, fought in Mexico in the 1850's with these. Large hilt suitable for one or two hand use with the first finger locked in the hook below the ring pommel. Exposed tang and thick horn grip scales, the right, incised with decorative geometry. ....

650.00 USD PROBABLE CONFEDERATE USE! AUSTRIAN M.1862 INFANTRY SWORD
Iron hilt with exaggerated P form guard and leather covered grip (wire removed). 26" curved broad fullered blade marked EISENBACH 833 with no ordnance or government marks indicating it was retailed, not government contract. Blade shows about 85% smooth surface, the rest heavily pitted in patches-typical Confederate condition as these were secreted in walls, under floors etc. in the expectation tha....

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.

$850.00 CAD BRITISH P.1882 MKI, SHORT, CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1882 MKI, SHORT, CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: Mole. 33 inch blade. The P.1882 was made in two blade lengths 33 inch designated “short”; and 35 3/8” designated “long”. Note the unique fixation of the rings on the scabbard. This was the only pattern sword which had the rings fixed in this manner. Number “61” stamped inside the guard is the....

$850.00  CAD FRENCH AN XIII (YEAR 13 1804/05) CAVALRY FLINTLOCK PISTOL
FRENCH AN XIII (YEAR 13 1804/05) CAVALRY FLINTLOCK
PISTOL: 17.1 mm. Dated 1808. Brass mounted. The barrel, lock and iron parts have light to medium pitting overall. Lock plate engraved “MAUBAUGE MANUF. IMP”. The stock is sound, no breaks or cracks with a nice cartouche dated “1808”. The barrel is also dated 1808.
$850.00 SOLD

$850.00 CAD BRITISH P.1857 ROYAL ENGINEER’S OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1857 ROYAL ENGINEER’S OFFICER’S SWORD: “E. THURKLE MAKER SOHO LONDON”. Beautifully etched blade with Victorian Crown over “VR” and a grenade on the left side. Winged thunder bolts with “Royal Engineers” on the right side. The HILT IS SILVER PLATED with excellent wire-bound fish-skin grip. Robson #211
$850.00SOLD

$850.00 CAD GERMAN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER PISTOL
GERMAN FLINTLOCK HOLSTER
PISTOL: Approx. .54 Cal. Circa 1800. Smooth grey patina on the lock plate and barrel. Brass butt cap, trigger guard, front sight, side plate and ramrod thimbles. Original horn tipped ramrod. The stock is beautifully chequered at the wrist with relief carving at the barrel tang. Tight crisp action. Small repair at muzzle of right side. The proof mark on the barrel....

$850.00 CAD BRITISH P.1889 SERGEANT’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1889 SERGEANT’S SWORD: Maker: Mole. Marked to the 35th Regiment of Foot, The Royal Sussex Regiment. MATCHING marks on the guard and scabbard. Brass hilt with Victorian Cartouche is a lovely plum brown. The bright, clean 32 ½ inch blade is dated AUG. 1890 and 1904 with Birmingham Proofs. Small area of light scratches on the left side. The wire-bound fish-skin grip is very goo....

$850.00 CAD CANADIAN P.1827/45 ROYAL CANADIAN RIFLES OFFICER’S SWORD
CANADIAN P.1827/45 ROYAL CANADIAN RIFLES OFFICER’S
SWORD: Maker: W. BUCKMASTER & CO., 1841-84. Lovely etched blade with “ROYAL CANADIAN” over RIFLE HORN over “RIFLES” cartouche. Iron hilt and scabbard mounts. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. (Robson #148)
$850.00SOLD

$850.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822/66 SERGEANT’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822/66 SERGEANT’S SWORD: Maker; MOLE. Birmingham Inspector’s stamp on the ricasso of the plain 32 ½ inch blade. Brass hilt and scabbard mounts. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. Victorian cartouche in hilt. (Robson P.217)
$850.00

$850.00 CAD BRITISH “LEAD-CUTTING” NO. 1 P.1870
BRITISH “LEAD-CUTTING” NO. 1 P.1870: Maker: MOLE. Massive 31 inch heavy blade. Some stains otherwise excellent. The cutlass style hilt with iron grip retains much of the original black paint. These swords were used for strengthening the troopers’ arms. (Robson #233) $850.00

$850.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822 INFANTRY ADJUTANT OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822 INFANTRY ADJUTANT OFFICER’S SWORD: With Cypher of William IV (1830-1837). The Pipe-back blade is excellent with etched panels of William IV on each side. Brass hilt with folding guard and cartouche of William IV, wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. In April 1832, adjutants were ordered to carry a steel scabbard except at Levees, and evening dress when the brass mounted bl....

$850.00 CAD BRITISH ROYAL ENGINEER’S DRIVER’S SWORD
BRITISH ROYAL ENGINEER’S DRIVER’S SWORD: Blade by Schnitzler & Kirschbaum (ceased operations Circa 1864/65). Back edge is stamped CROWN over “FW” (Frederick Wilhelm) and dated 1849. The left ricasso is stamped with the Crown over “L” over “8”,the British Liege Inspector’s stamp. The 35 inch blade with cancelled BROAD ARROWS is very nice as ....

$850.00 CAD CANADIAN TRIALS P.1864 TROOPERS SWORD
CANADIAN TRIALS P.1864 TROOPERS SWORD: Maker: Mole, stamped on back edge by the hilt. Blade is otherwise unmarked. It is well known and documented that the major complaint of the P.1864 sword was that of the hilt which damaged the trooper’s tunics. This is a Canadian attempt to rectify that problem, by cutting away the inner edge to lessen the
chafing on the uniform. The lip of the g....

$850.00 CAD U.S. M.1840 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
U.S. M.1840 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD; Maker: P.S. JUSTICE, faintly stamped but still legible is “S.JUS”. “72” stamped on the pommel and again on the knuckle guard. Lovely bright blade retaining much of the original polish. Some small nicks on the edge. Brass hilt with brass wire wrapped leather grip is excellent.
$850.00SOLD

$850.00 CAD CANADIAN MILITIA P.1845 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD
CANADIAN MILITIA P.1845 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: Retailer: Dolan & Co. St. Martins Lane, London. Post 1854 (hinged flap abolished in 1854). Brass hilt with Victorian Cypher, wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. The 32 ¼ inch blade is bright with some speckling “CANADIAN MILITIA” with a beaver on the right side of the blade with “VR” and Crown on the lef....

$850.00 CAD IMPERIAL GERMAN CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD M.1889
IMPERIAL GERMAN CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD M.1889: Dated 1897 “ERFURT”. Maker: OTTO MERTENS, Solingen (1893-1918). Prussian Eagle in the hilt cartouche. Excellent grip, hilt and blade. The scabbard has some dents on the right side. VG+
$850.00

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....

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....

£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....


£425 BRITISH 1887 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICERS SWORD VICTORIAN
A good well used example of this sword with a shorter blade and honeysuckle hilt.

82cm (32.25) slightly curved single fullered blade with rounded back and spear point. The blade sharpened on both sides for the last 9. The blade decorated on both sides with the crowned royal cypher for Victoria and extensive scrolling foliage. On one side a brass proof disc, and on the other the makers name.


£425 EUROPEAN INFANTRY OFFICERS SWORD NAPOLEONIC
An interesting example of a probably Klingenthal or Solingen made Infantry Officers sword dating from c1800 with an unusual helmet pommel.

This sword has been reserved until the 14 May 2016

87cm (34) straight flat backed single fullered spadroon style blade with single edge except for the last 6 and spear point. The blade is engraved with martial and floral designs and what appears to be....


625.00 USD US M.1840 MUSICIAN'S SWORD
Standard pattern, Peterson #44. Early example, completely unmarked probably indicating use by a state militia, very possibly Southern. As it surely served in the Civil War, it was very possibly a Confederate weapon. 28 1/2” s.e. blade crisp with original surface showing some pitting near the tip only. Hilt with dark patina.

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....

615.00 USD KONDA SLAVER'S SWORD
Sometimes known as the club knife, specifically used for the capture of slaves for the human consumption (cannibalism) market. 15 5/8” total length. Iron blade of cleaver form, finely forge with medial ridge, bordered edges and stipple crescent decoration each side. Wood grip with brass trade tape wrap. Edges worn, the balance with fine deep patina. Blade quite crisp with dark patina. Driven by ....

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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£400 Rare Imperial German Postal Sword
Nickel plated hilt, wire grip, plain single shell guard, single edged etched blade. This is a very scarce sword, we have only previously had the Prussian type [with Prussian Eagle Guard] see page 399 John R Angolia ´Swords of Germany 1900/1945´. This has the plain guard for a different Imperial State´s service.No scabbard.

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

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£395 French King Louis Phillipe Officer Sword, the Garde Municipale de Paris
With a typical French well made blade. Hilt is nicely cast Garde Municipale de Paris 29 Juillet 1830 celebrating the revolution. Lovely brass guard wears the Rooster emblem under Louis Philippe. Multi wire bound leather grip, trefoil blade. The French Revolution of 1830, also known as the July Revolution, Second French Revolution or Trois Glorieuses in French, saw the overthrow of King Charles X, ....

£395 Spainish Navaja knife.
A Spainish Navaja knife.

A Spainish Navaja knife. 25&157; overall, 11&157;large folding leaf shaped blade. Blade engraved with trailing foliage. Cow horn scales with brass mounts, spring locking bar.
Early fighting knife, the typical weapons of the Spanish guerrillas in the Peninsular war.
C1800.
Sleepy condition.
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£395 King George IIIrd ´Brown Bess´ Musket Bayonet ´1802 New Land´ Pattern
Typical short socket of the New Land Pattern. However this is an unusual non-spring mounted example, maker marked G.S. by George Salter. There are records of George Salter supplying bayonets to the ordnance in 1812 as part of a significant contract. John Salter supplied many short socket bayonets for the ´New Land Pattern´ Brown Bess musket for the Coldstream Guards. This bayonet was a....

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£395 Early, Koto Period Kô Katchushi Iron Sukashi Mon Katana Tsuba Sword Guard
Uchigatana tsuba are known as Kô Tosho (sword smiths), Kô Katchushi (armour smiths) and Ji Sukashi tsuba. In regards to Kô Tosho and Kô Katchushi tsuba, it is generally thought that the Kô Tosho sword guards were introduced in or around the early Kamakura period [1192-1396ad] and were for the most part, the product of sword smiths. Kô Katchushi are thought to be a sec....

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£395 Rare Prussian-British Experimental Sword of 1850. The Royal Engineers
Driver´s Sword Model 1850. This sword was a Prussian experimental cavalry sword that was once issued for testing to a limited number of Prussian Hussar regiments in 1850. It was in fact not actually approved by the Prussians, but it´s form was continued and developed until it´s successor sword eventually evolved to become the Prussian Model 1852 Cavalry Hussar Sabre. Those experi....

£395 French Naval Dirk.
French Naval Dirk.

 French Naval Dirk. 101/2&157; overall.6&157; blade, brass mounts cruciform quillon , Chequered ebony grip with ball pommel in brass scabbard.
C1800
Good condition
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£395 BRITISH 1856 ROYAL ARTILLERY STAFF SERGEANTS SWORD
BRITISH 1856 ROYAL ARTILLERY STAFF SERGEANTS SWORD

Avery good example of this less common sword, with a later field service scabbard possibly dating from the Boer War, and NCOs sword knot

83.5cm (32.75) slightly curved single fullered blade blade with flat back and spear point. The blade is unmarked except for a brass proof disc stamped R.

Three bar steel hilt with domed shaped pommel,....


£395 A Japanese general officer&#acute;s parade sabre
A Japanese general officer&#acute;s parade sabre

A Japanese general officer&#acute;s parade sabre 37&157; overall. 31&157; slightly curved highly polished bade with single fuller and acid etched Yakiba. Gilt brass regulation hilt decorated with panels of cherry blossom with general officer&#acute;s back strap. &#acute;D&#acute; shaped knuckle bow, black horn grip with triple twisted wire. In ....


£395 BRITISH 1857 ROYAL ENGINEER VOLUNTEERS OFFICERS LEVEE SWORD VICTORIAN
An excellent example of a very slim high quality more rarely found Levee or Light sword with a very clean blade and good hilt.

81cm (31.75) slightly curved rounded back single fullered slim blade with spear point. The blade is single edged except for the last 6. The blade is etched on the one side with a crown over a flaming grenade over the royal cypher for Victoria, scrolling foliage and th....


£395 CONTINENTAL MALACCA SWORD STICK LATE 19th CENTURY
A very good example, possible French, of a gentlemans sword cane with a diamond shaped long blade..

95cm (37.5) Malacca sword stick with 72cm (28.25) diamond sectioned blade with a needle point. The first 22cm of the blade is a flattened diamond shape with a narrow central fuller on each side.

Turned rosewood globular pommel with short Malacca handle and gilt metal wrythen fluted collars, t....


£395 three bar artillery officer&#acute;s sword
A three bar artillery officer&#acute;s sword

A three bar artillery officer&#acute;s sword 37 1/2&157; long. 32&157; straight fullered blade engraved with bands of foliage and &#acute;1st Sussex Artillery&#acute; and owner&#acute;s coat of arms (unidentified) to the obverse winged thunderbolts, foliage and owner&#acute;s initials &#acute;FW&#acute;. Three bar hilt, stepped pommel and grey fish ....


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