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425.00 USD MOROCCAN DRESS LONGSWORD
Nimcha form, made for wear with traditional costume. Long elegant proportions with wood hilt mounted in engraved white metal. Matching scabbard with profuse engraved white metal mounts and cow horn panel body. Both sides identically constructed and decorated. 40" total length sheathed, the presentation for which it was designed. 25" wedge section blade with d.e. point in Moroccan jambiya form, too....

425.00 USD EARLY KNIGHTS TEMPLAR SWORD
Probably 1880s. 30" d.e. blade of particularly heavy and large proportions, decorated with battle scene, Masonic motifs, owner's name and D B Howell & Co/Masonic Temple/New York. A price list for that company advertising Masonic swords and more dated 1874 survives. We would date this example to about 1880. Good silvered hilt and fine ivory grip with honey patina. Silvered scabbard with hig....

425.00 USD MANDINGO SWORD
Good quality 23 5/8" curved broad fullered blade with original bright stone finish and scattered smooth dark rust staining. Brown leather encased hilt with tapered oval section grip and tapered segment at the forte which enters the scabbard sealing the blade. Cast bronze pommel with banded spherical terminal. Leather covered scabbard with expanded spatulate end and raised transverse bands. Hilt ab....

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£325 German Extra Long Mauser WW1 Pattern 1898, "Neuer Art" Sword Bayonet
It was a German response to the long French 1886 Lebel bayonet. Manufactured from 1902 to about 1917. This is a most lengthy bayonet, and one of the earliest made with two grip slabs. It is most scarcely seen compared to the shorter, German WW1 so-called ´butcher´ bayonet. Very nicely Imperial inspector marked, dated 1902. Used from the very beginning of WW1 right through to the German....

£325 BRITISH LAND TRANSPORT CORP SWORD C1856 VICTORIAN
A reasonably good example of this very rare and sought after sword.

56.75cm (22.25) straight single edged blade with flat back and spear point. The blade stamped on the ricasso with the makers mark and on the reverse a British acceptance mark.

Brass cruciform hilt with rounded ends to the quillons.

Maker: C R Kirschbaum, Solingen, Germany

Dated: 1856-1858 (In 1858 CRK became W R Kirscba....


£325 COURT or DIPLOMATIC SWORD STEEL CUT VICTORIAN
A very fine example of steel cut Court or Diplomatic sword made in Germany dating from the later part of the 19th Century with original leather scabbard.

78cm (30.5) slim triangular hollow ground blade with a needle point. The blade has frost etched decoration comprising foliate designs and on the back a display of arms and an armoured figure with a shield. The blade is stamped Germany on one....


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£325 Fine 1889 Pattern German Infantry Officer´s Sword of The Great War
However, it does have a combat-broken two piece blade. Likely this sword was brought back to England by a soldier who took it from an officer he fought or took surrender from. Due to the dishonour of surrender it was not ususual for a German officer, upon capture in battle, to snap his swords blade in two, in disgust, and to caste in down at the feet of his victorious protagonist. 1889 Pattern Pru....

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£325 Original Cased War Merit Cross With Swords First Class In Original Box
Wide pin fixing, Alloy metal in good order, with worn silver frosting. One of the highest German Third Reich awards for war combat service, but not necessarily in the face of the enemy. Just under the Knight´s Cross version of the award. With relief Swastika between the cross and swords. A medal for bravery when in military and maritime service but not necessarily when facing the enemy. For....

420.00 USD JAPANESE OFFICER'S SWORD WWII
Brass hilt with pierced chrysanthemum guard (traces of gold remaining) and wire wrapped fluted grip. Heavy 29 1/2" blade with etched temper line, excellent in original preservative. Plated scabbard with scattered speckles, 99% plating intact.

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£320 Scarce Winter War Finnish Civil Guard M.1928/1935 Mosin Nagant bayonet
This type of bayonet was issued with Finnish Mosin Nagant rifles, mainly with M.1928. This was a standard Civil Guard bayonet during the Winter War. The Winter War was a military conflict between the Soviet Union and Finland in 1939–1940. It began with the Soviet invasion of Finland on 30 November 1939 (three months after the outbreak of World War II), and ended with the Moscow Peace Treaty o....

$550.00 CAD BRITISH PRACTICE SWORD
BRITISH PRACTICE SWORD: Circa 1880’s. Maker: WILKINSON. Cartouche on right side of the blade is etched “PRACTICE BLADE WILKINSON PALL MALL LONDON” 32 ½ inch blade. Leather covered wood grip.
This is quite a rare sword. $550.00

$550.00 CAD BRITISH P.1827/45 RIFLE REGT OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1827/45 RIFLE REGT OFFICER’S SWORD: No maker’s name. Lovely etched blade with Victoria’s Cypher on the right side and the strung horn of the rifle Regt and a blank panel and “RIFLES”. The iron guard bears the cartouche of Victoria’s Crown over the strung bugle. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is Very Good. ROBSON # 148
$550.00SOLD

$550.00 CAD CANADIAN P.1898 MKI STAFF SERGEANT’S SWORD FOR THE ROYAL CANADIAN ENGINEERS
CANADIAN P.1898 MKI STAFF SERGEANT’S SWORD FOR THE ROYAL CANADIAN
ENGINEERS: Matching numbers of “2” over “RCE” over “2” on the guard and scabbard throat with a “C” Broad Arrow stamped on the upper scabbard ring band and back strap of the grip. The guard bears the Cypher of Edward VII (1901-1910). Maker: WILKINSON, dated March 1903. Ver....

$550.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822 PIQUET WEIGHT INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822 PIQUET WEIGHT INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: HERBERT & HUME, PALL MALL EAST. They worked at this address from 1829 to 1864; however, the Company was in business from 1780-1912. The brass hilt bears the cartouche of GEO IV (1820-1830) with folding guard, pre-1854. The folding guard was abolished in 1854. The beautiful bright blade also has the Cypher. etched on both sides....

$550.00  CAD SWORDS FOR SEA SERVICE VOLS 1 & 2 by Commander W.E. May, R.N. & P.G.W. Annis
SWORDS FOR SEA SERVICE VOLS 1 & 2 by Commander W.E. May, R.N. & P.G.W.
Annis: Grosvenor Press, Portsmouth, for Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, London 1970.. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Excellent. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 8 1/2" x 11 1/2". Two volumes. Based on the sword collection, which includes dirks and cutlasses, in the National Maritime Muse....

415.00 USD KNIGHTS TEMPLAR SWORD
30 1/2" blade decorated with foliage, knights, battle scene, trophies of arms and owner's name (evidently Berks County PA, 1904-72). The ricasso with M C Lilly maker's logo. Blade excellent with virtually all original gold. Ivory grip with monogram and Masonic symbols. Plated hilt and about excellent with the cross enamel intact. Scabbard lacking.

415.00 USD U.S. MILITIA NON COMMISSIONED OFFICER'S SWORD C.1850
Peterson #11. Type which served extensively in the Civil War as the military was comprised to a great extent of state militias. 27" straight d.e. blade Brass hilt with plumed helmet pommel. Reeded bone grip in perfect preservation with age patina. Used by Southern militias as well as Northern, these were drawn into the Civil War on both sides.

415.00 USD COMPOSITE CUP HILT RAPIER
19th century, made of 18th and 19th century elements, perhaps for the 1848 Revolutions. Found in Italy and probably served there, where the revolutions began. That conclusion is reinforced by the cup hilted form which carried on in Spain and Italy when it had been abandoned in northern Europe. 34 1/2" triangular section blade, the grip, pommel and quillon block from an earlier iron hilt small swor....

415.00 USD BAVARIAN OFFICER'S SWORD C.1864-86
Reign of Mad Prince Ludwig. Evidently for a cavalry officer, with 33 1/2" blade deeply curved for these and suggesting that the owner was schooled in the Eastern/Ottoman fighting technique. Both sides of the blade well decorated with oak tree, IN TREUE FEST motto and arms of Bavaria. Maker's mark to the forte. D form guard with ribbed black composition grip. Back strap pitted with a little sca....

415.00 USD GERMAN INFANTRY SWORD C.1820
Styled on the French ANIX pattern and likely the hilt is reused from a captured French example. The 19 3/8" blade of particularly heavy broad wedge section, probably considered an "improvement" based on experience with the French pattern under Napoleon. Some scattered pitting but predominately crisp. Hilt excellent with good patina. Rare variation.

415.00 USD JAPANESE OFFICER’S SWORD, PRE WWII
A product of the same industry as FN4097, American Naval sword and styled directly from the American model. Gilt hilt with pierced foliage side guard. Wire wrapped black horn grip. 28” slightly curved s.e. broad fullered blade, plated with some loss along the edge and point. Excellent quality as associated with Japanese industry.

415.00 USD OVAMBO SLAVER’S SWORD
19th century. Ex: Ruben Rubens collection sold in London about 1990. 21 3/8" d.e. blade with thick medial ridge, well forged with the medial and edges bright and the field with original black forged scale. Conical grip with expanded pommel. Two piece wood scabbard with integral belt lug, secured with six woven split cane bands, completely intact. Small chips, worn over from use to the wood. Good a....

415.00 USD BHUTANESE BROADSWORD
18th-early 19th century. Classic example carried by the fierce mountain fighters who conquered their southern neighbors and fought the British for more than a century. Well-crafted 15 1/2" s.e. blade with flat back and slightly concave face chiseled with opposing "eye" marks. Wood hilt. Faceted pommel with silver rosettes, one lacking, and flared guard. The grip wrapped with bands of wire. In its ....

415.00 USD US MILITIA NCO SWORD C.1840
See Peterson #11. Brass hilt with helmeted pommel and reeded bone grip. 25 1/4” broad d.e. fighting blade, bright with minor pitting speckles and good polish. Carried by sergeants who led in battle. At the onset of the Civil War, the US standing Army comprised 16,000 men only. A defense force of 75,000 was created by calling up the militias. It was the militias which formed the Northern defense ....

410.00 USD ITALIAN M.1888 GRENADIER OFFICER'S SWORD
31 1/2” straight piped back blade. Large semi-bowl guard with two side bars. Ebony finger stall grip. Excellent throughout with bright surfaces showing a few oxidation freckles only.

410.00 USD ITALIAN SABER C.1850
Kingdom of the Two Sicilies. Brass hilt in the French style with one piece checkered dark wood grip. 27 1/2" curved, broad fullered blade with short false edge, unmarked. Good preservation for the period with some pitting to the last couple inches of the blade. The Kingdom of the Two Sicilies was formed during the European reconstruction following Napoleon's defeat. It united Sicily and the Ki....

410.00 USD ITALIAN SABER C.1860
Probably artillery. Heavy iron hilt with double side bar guard and thumb dimple ahead of the grip in the Italian taste. Diced ebony grip. 27" slightly curved wedge section blade with long false edge. The ricasso marked G A GNUTTI/ UMESSANE. Uniform frosty light oxidation overall.

410.00 USD HEAVY INDOPERSIAN HORSEMAN’S SWORD C.1800
Bronze hilt originally gold or silver plated. Chevron based vase form grip with banded top. 29 1/2” curved broad wedge section blade with raised false edge shows stippled Hindi arsenal identification to the right forte. Blade polished bright with scattered expected blemishes. Original black ass skin covered scabbard, slightly shrunk from age and very tight. Exceptionally heavy blade.

410.00 USD MASSIVE NGALA SLAVERS SWORD
See Fischer #186 for this type. 14" leaf shaped blade, full 4 1/8" width with raised polished medial and polished edges. The field decorated in fine punch stippled fill. Copper tape wrapped wood grip with tack cluster to the top. Showing great uniform age and probably mid 19th century. The Ngala of northern Congo comprised part of the mix which constituted the loose confederation of cultures drawn....

380 Euros Spanish Officer´s Dagger for Cuba c.1880
Lion headed silvered brass dagger with ray skin grip¸used by officers during the Cuba Wars ( 1873-98).



The S quillions and and ferrule are decorated with vegetable ornaments.



The handle twistwire is missing and the grip is used in some places.



It´s mounted with a spear ended single edged fullered blade in grea condition.



The brow....

380 Euros Russian sawback sapper short sword dated 1844
This Russian sword is designed on the roman style of the 1831 pattern french infantry short sword.



This a not seldom found version.



It´s mounted with a one piece brass piece including the pommel¸the handel and the crossguard.



The one fullered and single edged blade as a sawback on the first two thirds and a return of the edge on the terminal par....

395.00 USD KONDA SLAVERS SWORD
Early example C.mid 19th century. 12" leaf shaped blade with raised medial with old stable oxidation and forged lamination. Wood hilt with brass band wrap and tin plate to the bottom. Long grip with wheel form pommel, the edge eroded one side. Exceptionally early example. See Fischer #318. The Konda were among the most proficient and brutal of slavers.

395.00 USD US M.1860 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER'S SWORD
Peterson #121. CW production with unmarked 26 1/8" d.e. blade (about excellent). Brass hilt with crossed musket knuckle bow and wire wrapped leather covered grip. Brass mounted iron field scabbard. Hilt and scabbard mounts dark with a little surface green patina. Grip dark but complete. Scabbard body with light surface oxidation and fits slightly short as the blade seat has perished. Great uniform....

395.00 USD PATRIARCHIES MILITANT SWORD
The uniformed branch of the Odd Fellows and the highest degree of rank within the organization. The PMserves in annual honor ceremonies including at the grave of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. Gilt statuary hilt of presentation sword quality with the crown crook and sword symbol and crowned globe pommel. Wire wrapped leather covered grip. Plated scabbard with gilt figural moun....

395.00 USD MILITIA NCO SWORD C.1850-60
Type which served in the Civil War when state militias were enlisted into national service on both sides. Plated brass hilt with scroll decorated straight cross guard and helmet form pommel. Black rosewood grip. 27 1/2" straight d.e. blade, well pointed and fighting weight, shows some spotty smooth staining only. Plated iron scabbard with unusual spear point tip, retains about 50% plating. Hilt ex....

395.00 USD UNUSUAL EXAMPLE CZECHOSLOVAKIAN OFFICER'S SWORD
Pattern matching for blade, grip and back strap. Plated guard of melon slice form decorated with zigzag circular perforations. Hilt excellent with some rust speckles to the base ferrule only, grip shows few very minor blemishes. Unplated blade, quite smooth with single edge nick and some tiny speckles pitting toward the point. Only example we have ever encountered.

390.00 USD SPANISH ENLISTED MAN’S SWORD
Pattern worn by infantry as well as artillery. Bronze one piece hilt of French styling, with ribbed grip. 27 1/2" slightly curved s.e. blade, the right side marked ARTA FABA DE TOLEDO 1898. Unrest in Spanish colonies led to the Cuban Revolution of 1868 resulting in the Ten Years War followed by an uneasy peace from the Pact of Zanjón in 1878, the Little War of 1879-80 and the Spanish American War....

390.00 USD 1853 DATED AUSTRIAN INFANTRY SWORD
Iron hilt with D form guard, integral back strap and pommel and fluted leather covered grip made without wire wrap. 25 3/4” broad fullered s.e. blade with ridged spear point. The ricasso with 1853, ordnance marks and maker's name MITTER. J. Mitter is recorded at Stadt (town square) Styer, Austria in 1853. The blade with heavy original preservative, showing some scattered pitting and a 1” s....

390.00 USD AUSTRIAN M.1861 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD AND SCABBARD
Standard pattern, Wagner #150. Plated hilt with slotted guard and silver wire wrapped sharkskin covered grip (excellent). 29 1/4” curved broad fullered blade, maker marked at the forte for A WERTH Solingen. Hilt and scabbard plating worn to mottled gray/bright mix. Blade bright past the mid-point, with gray/brown patina and minor oxidation to the point.

390.00 USD INDOPERSIAN HORSEMAN’S SWORD C.1800
Iron with 29” deeply curved blade with broadened ricasso. Fine form iron hilt with broad slightly dished pommel swelled medial grip and recurved knuckle bow with well modeled monster head terminal. The quillon block with a rived securing the blade, peened in a gusset each side. Good uniform patina with minor frosty oxidation to the hilt.

390.00 USD ITALIAN COURT SWORD C.1800 FOR A PAGE
Neapolitan. Iron hilt with faceted grip and pommel. The oval guard with complimentary radial fluting to the edge. 26 3/8” hollow faced triangular blade. Scaled for a young man in the early stages of his military career as was the custom. The hilt with some original blue/black finish and surface oxidation, particularly to the inner guard. Blade marching with some original finish and oxidation gro....

£295 IMPERIAL GERMAN M1871 DRESS SHORT SWORD - FASCHINENMESSER
A good example of a Prussian NCOs engraved dress or ceremonial short sword

49cm (19) straight unfullered single edged blade with rounded back and spear point. The blade is decorated on both sides with etched patterns of trophies or arms and swirling foliage. The back of the blade has a foliate design.

Brass S shaped crossguard and cast brass one piece grip with beak nosed pommel. The grip h....


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£295 Victorian British Yataghan Bladed Bayonet For The Enfield Rifle
Used on the Indian Mutiny Enfield 2 Band Rifles. With a good recurved Yataghan blade, three rivet chequered leather grip, steel mounted leather scabbard. These Bayonets were also very popular and used by both the North and South in the American Civil War. Locking button lacking.

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£295 Rare WW2 Japanese Jungle Sword, Made from a Captured Dutch Sword
Under German occupation itself, the Netherlands had little ability to defend its colony against the Japanese army, and less than three months after the first attacks on Kalimantan the Japanese navy and army overran Dutch and allied forces, ending 300 years of Dutch colonial presence in Indonesia. A lot of their weaponry was captured, and some were converted for use by the Imperial Japanese Army. T....

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£295 Rare 1840 Constabulary Carbine Bayonet with Deep Defensive Sword Cut
With spring recess in the blade [no spring]. The most amazing feature of this bayonet is that it has parried a sword thrust, which has deeply cut into the blade elbow. A fabulous battle scar that undoubtedly saved the mans life. The socket is numbered 60. Ordnance stamped blade

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£295 Rare and Collectable WW2 Japanese Officer´s Shingunto Sword Hanger
Very rare to survive the war as so few were taken from the Japanese officers by allied combatants on their surrender. Plaited leather with metal spring clasp and hook mount. Photo in the gallery of three surrendering Japanese officer´s, each one still wearing their plaited leather sword belt hanger, none of which have been surrendered with the swords.

£295 BRITSH 1888 LEE METFORD MARK1 2nd TYPE BAYONET WITH NAVAL SCABBARD
A good example of this popular pattern of bayonet by Enfield with rare 1903 pattern Mark II Naval scabbard

30.5cm (12) straight slim blade with medial rib and spear point. The blade is stamped on one side with Crown VR, date of manufacture, and various inspection and reissue marks. The reverse of the blade is stamped EFD, broad arrow and enfield inspection mark. The back of the blade is stamp....


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£295 Dyak´s Mandau Headhunting Sword
A Mandau of the Dayak people, of Kalimantan, Indonesia. Wooden sheath with upper and lower surfaces carved in relief with matching motif, bound with wonderfully woven reed wraps. The last photo in the gallery is a period photo of an indigenous Head Hunter, holding his ´prize´, achieved with his Mandau.[Photo not included] This Mandau (sometimes also called “Parang Ihlang”) is....

£295 1821 George V Artillery officer&#acute;s sword
1821 George V Artillery officer&#acute;s sword

An 1821 GR V Artillery officer&#acute;s sword 39&157; overall, 33&157; straight spear pointed blade with narrow fuller, etched with tracery of foliage and winged thunderbolts and Royal Artillery to one side, the other with UBIQUE and GRV and Royal coat of arms, Hodgeson and Morgan Greenwich. . Three bar steel hilt, stepped pommel, black fish skin ....


£295 FRENCH BAMBOO SWORDSTICK EDWARDIAN PERIOD
A very good example of a French bamboo swordstick with an unusual hollowed out three sided blade and a rosewood handle.

Overall length 90cm (35.5) with a 68.5cm (26.75) hollow ground triangular blade with a needle point. The handle is cane with a large turned rosewood pommel and brass collars. The sheath is bamboo cane with a top joint of brass and a ferrule comprising a brass collar, rosewoo....


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