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585.00 USD PRESENTATION US M.1852 NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD
Probably WWI era. Standard pattern with 27 1/2" blade etched first half with foliage, naval motifs and name panel hand engraved with owner's name M M STEWART. The forte with retailer's name, BROWNING & KING, BROOKLYN NY. That seller generally identified as active only until 1918. Excellent quality hilt with dark patina. Grip a little worn with about 2 1/2 twists of the skin wrap lackin....

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£365 Victorian Bamboo Sword Stick
With long square section blade, in nice sound order. A sound and effective concealed personal protection sword that was highly popular during the Georgian to Victorian era. London, like many cities around the world at that time, could be a most treacherous place at night, and every gentleman, would carry a weapon for close quarter personal protection or deterrence. The early London Police force re....

575.00 USD PRECONTACT KINGSMILL ISLAND SHARKS TOOTH SWORD.
20 1/2" length. Curved circular section tapered blade with split wood rails supporting rows of descending size sharks teeth secured with twisted sennit. 23 opposing pairs, 46 teeth, with 31 complete and several more partially intact. Exceptional preservation for the period. The base with a twisted sennit and split cane basket weave segment above a sennit band, evidently about an inch longer origin....

575.00 USD KONDA EXECUTIONER'S SWORD
Variant form. See Fischer #328. 15 1/4" d.e. blade with flared tip and medial swell. Wood with tack decorated disk pommel, and trade tape wrapped grip. The flared base encased in sheet brass (dented) secured with tacks. Used in the flesh for human consumption (cannibalism) market to execute and dismember captives. Baptist Missionary Society Collection.

575.00 USD NGOMBE (BANGI) SLAVER'S SWORD
Relatively large proportions, 26 1/2" length end to end with sharply angled blade sharpened inside and the elongated triangular blade sharpened both edges. Plain wood hilt. The war sword used with the shield and functional on the slash with the capability of killing on the back stroke, thus mitigating the vulnerability of the missed stroke. Used with a small hand shield, the angle allows for retre....

575.00 USD RUSSIAN 1817 PATTERN INFANTRY HANGER
Good clean example of this pattern which is rarely encountered and when it is, almost always is in very worn condition. 23 1/4" curved wedge section blade with ordnance mark at the forte. One piece ribbed grip brass hilt with iron stud securing the tang. Hilt crisp with fine rich old patina. Blade shows smooth gray patina and few tiny pitting speckles, strictly negligible for the period and patter....

575.00 USD ENGLISH OR AMERICAN SWORD STICK C.1750-1800
35 1/2" total length with tapered mahogany (the trendy exotic wood from the Orient) shaft struck with initials at the top, and plain black horn grip joined by a silver overlaid ferrule. Iron base shoe. 11 3/8" diamond section thrusting blade. Excellent uniform condition with effects of aging and handling as expected. Blade length was a well thought out matter and short blades such as this were def....

575.00 USD GERMAN CIVILIAN SWORD C.1750
Large lethal proportions with 22 1/8" broad d.e. blade decorated with rococo motifs of veils and flowing stylized foliage. Iron hilt with rudimentary shell guard filed with a star burst (edge with small lamination flaw). Straight cross guard with matching star burst medial and file beaded quillons. Oval base ferrule and pommel cap. One piece bone grip with reeded panel with diamond band medial and....

$695.00 CAD CANADIAN P.1908 MKI CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
CANADIAN P.1908 MKI CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: S.B. & N. Dated FEB 1918. Issued to the Fort Garry Horse. The front of the guard is stamped “FGH”. Lovely bright blade. Excellent hard rubber grip with matching number to guard “222”. Robson #44
$695.00SOLD

$695.00 CAD PRUSSIAN M.1889 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD
PRUSSIAN M.1889 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: Eichorn. IRON HILT painted black with folding guard. The iron hilt version of this model sword is quite scarce. Grip bears the Cypher of King Wilhelm the Second. Excellent bright blade, black painted steel scabbard. VG+
$695.00SOLD

€510 Cavalry trooper sabre of “Dérué” type. End of the 19th c., made in France for the Army of Chile.
Description: Big iron hilt featuring seven bars and a few openings on its rear half, marked "36" - "EC 34 A". Bakelite grip. Solid blade, slightly curved, with a fuller running for the whole of its length and a “T”-shaped back where the inscription "Manufacture d'armes de Châtellerault J.H" can be read. It is marked on one face with three inspect....

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£350 Early Sikh Khanda Hilt Firangi Sword 17th to 18th Century
All steel hilt and blade, straight single edged blade, double fullered, typical Khanda Hilt with flattened guard, 17th 18th century.A most interesting and beautioful sword. One hilt section seperated.

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£350 Scarce WW2 4 Chain All Metal Shingunto Officers Sword Belt Hanger
For the collector of original WW2 Japanese swords and fittings, or, for to make a shingunto sword complete with it´s original and rare 4 chain type sword belt mount. A most rarely seen collector´s piece.

£350.00 Signed Kogatana
New item, description to follow.

£350 BRITISH 1827 (45) RIFLE OFFICERS SWORD - VICTORIAN
83cm (32.5) slightly curved single fullered blade with spear point double edged for the last 10. The blade is etched on one side with the crowned Royal Cypher for Victoria, and scrolling foliage, and on the other with the strung bugle horn and Volunteer Rifles, scrolling foliage, and a brass proof mark.

Browned gothic steel hilt with the crowned strung bugle in a central cartouche. Steel back pi....


$550 German WWII Lion Head Sword
German Army WWII Lion Head Sword w⁄ Original Portepee

Original Carl Eickhorn with squirrel TM. The crossguard has an Eagle with spread wings and a Swastika. "GES. GESCH" is stamped under the crossguard. The Black celluloid grip has no cracks¸ chips or surface damage. The aluminum wire wrap has no broken wires but a couple are loose. There are a few spots where the gold finish is....

550.00 USD VERY RARE MANDINGO SWORD
Second half of the 19th century when the Mandingo were both suppliers to and victims of the slave trade. The one piece wood hilt carved as a female figure with stylized scarified torso. The head traditionally carved in the full round with keel shaped nose aligned with the coiffeur crest. Inset eyes and large angled ears with pierced lobes. The figure shows wear including worn over chips, some worm....

550.00 USD DAYAK HEADHUNTERS SWORD, MANDAU
19th century, the period of unregulated headhunting. 20 5/8" blade with long clipped point shows frosty gray patina with a little pitting to the point. Carved wood hilt with abstracted mystical motif pommel mounted with black hair. The grip with bands of woven split cane, sound and complete. Two piece wood scabbard with high relief abstracted carving to the throat and tip, complete with its back p....

550.00 USD INDIAN HORSEMANS SWORD, TULWAR. 18TH CENTURY
Iron hilt with swelled grip and canted pommel. Tall radially toothed base pommel top mount. Entire hilt sheathed in sheet silver over light tool surface which provides the bond. Slight seam reflection and forging lamination showing through. Silver about 95% intact with brown rusting to the exposed iron. 31 3/8" heavy wedge section blade with short false edge and Indian ricasso. Blade shows very li....

$550.00 BRITISH GEORGIAN MIDSHIPMAN'S NAVAL DIRK
This early 19th c. British midshipman´s dirk is 28 cm-long, and is mounted with a 20 cm-long curved blade that has acquired a nice dark patina, as have all the other parts of the dirk. Amazingly, most of the original scabbard survived, being of delicate construction. Dirk shows honest wear from being carried on watch aboard his majesty´s ships during the turbulent and glorious decades ....

545.00 USD MOGUL HORSEMANS SWORD C.1700-50
Iron, of good form and large proportions with 28 1/2" broad double fullered wedge section blade struck with the "eye brow" mark found on Italian swords and probably a blade imported from Italy. Hilt with large dished radially fluted pommel, canted swelled medial grip, straight cross guard with pierced, recurved tip knuckle bow and fretted tip langets. Blade shows smooth mottled patina. Grip matchi....

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£345 Edo period Sword Accessory Kogai. Warikogai, Two Piece Chopsticks In Box
The kogai is actually two pieces ("warikogai") that can be used as chopsticks. They fit in a small recessed pocket at the top of katana, wakizashi or tanto saya. In patinated copper chisseled with flowering scroll decoration. Very nice condition.

£345 An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword
An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword

An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword 39&157; overall, 33&157; straight dumbbell blade etched with George VI cipher and bands of tracery, no maker&#acute;s name. Pierced George VI bowl guard, black fish skin grip with twisted brass wire & regulation sword knot. In its field service scabbard.
Sword in quite good condition, scabbard needing some re....


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£345 French Gladius Short Sword Circa 1830
This pattern of Gladius [named after it´s direct original version, the ancient Roman sword used by the Roman Empire for hundreds of years] was made and used in France from the 1830´s till the 1850´s. Many were sold in the early 1860´s to the US in order to supply their desperate need for arms for the Civil War. The US in fact found this pattern sword so effective it directl....

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£345 Good Victorian 1856 Mk I Drummer´s Sword
The unusual and scarce curved blade model. The Greeks sent warriors off to battle with music. The Romans incorporated music on the battlefield, using assorted fanfares to signal troop movements. The Europeans carried on the tradition -- Napoleon´s army traveled with musicians.

The tactics, customs and ceremonies of the Civil War came from the Napoleonic tradition The Civil War was somet....

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£345 Good Heavy Grade Imperial Prussian Sabre of The Great War
Finely etched blade, steel p hilt, wirebound fishskin grip. The langet at the rear has the owner´s name Trompeter Schultze, and regimental number 1/27. Fully etched deluxe blade. It is unusual to have the name of the owner of swords of these type, and may prove useful for reseach on the regiment and their role in WW1.

$675.00 CAD CANADIAN P.1908 MK I CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
CANADIAN P.1908 MK I CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: Enfield. Dated June 1912 & 1917. Very nice blade with darkened guard and scabbard, done 1917 for WWI service. C broad arrow on the back edge by the hilt. Cancelled C BROAD ARROW on the rubber grip. The inside on the bowl is stamped “SS” (Service Squadron) over “RCHA” over “28”. The scabbard throat is....

535.00 USD US MILITIA NCO SWORD C.1840-50
Datable early pattern which served in the Civil War. See Peterson #42. Brass hilt. Heavy bow tie guard with radial shell form langets and helmet form pommel. Bone grip with large hatched panels each side. Fully 50% more weight and distinctively different in proportions and style from later examples. 25 1/8" broad d.e. blade bright with virtually 100% original polish. Hilt in well patinaed carefull....

525.00 USD INDIAN TOWN OR PALACE GUARD SWORD STICK
Massive proportions. 44 1/2" overall. Black lacquered tapered case in two pieces with iron securing bands (two lacking with resultant seam separation). The hilt with fully modeled tiger head with glass eyes. Concealed 26 straight s.e. blade of full size tulwar proportions with long false edge and double zig zag lines along the back. The hilt with two steel catches which, when pressed, release V sp....

525.00 USD NGBANDI KNIFE OR SHORT SWORD.
19th century. Universally acclaimed as having produced the finest metal work, specifically knives, of all African cultures! This example demonstrative of the finest for its type with 11 1/4" spatulate blade with deep offset fullers accented by chiseled bands. Flared root with stipple edged circular and lozenge shaped openings. The base with elaborate net or basket weave hide binding. Tapered grip ....

525.00 USD US MILITIA NCO SWORD C.1850
Rare early example. Identical to Peterson #12 with cross guard which is decorated in floral motifs and of cruciform with pointed langets. That style draws from Ottoman taste and saw selective use in America and England in the first half of the 19th century. Reeded bone grip (good patina, single vertical crack and small chips). 25 1/2" broad d.e. blade etched with military trophies and eagle clutch....

525.00 USD INDOPERSIAN HORSEMANS SWORD. C.1700
31 1/2" curved s.e. blade with long, slightly raised false edge. Mostly bright with a few small dark spots, small forging flaws and lamination pattern. Bronze hilt, probably originally gilt, with faceted pommel terminal. The right langet tip worn from contact with the owners armor. Original ass skin covered scabbard with crack to the mid point, otherwise about excellent.

525.00 USD EUROPEAN HANGER C.1750-60
Very similar to the above and used as a civilian side arm. Brass hilt with rococo decorated cross guard and copper wire wrapped grip. Banded pommel with flared cap. 21 3/4" d.e. blade shows dark patina with some forged lamination and pock marks pitting toward the point. Hilt shows mellow patina. Possibly even saw service at sea.

$650.00 CAD BRITISH P.1890 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1890 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: ENFIELD. Dated 1897. Mint grips, excellent bright blade with only some minor stains. The scabbard is excellent. ROBSON #32
$650.00SOLD

$650.00 CAD JAPANESE TEMPLE KATANA
JAPANESE TEMPLE KATANA: The 19 inch blade is of the usual low quality. The carved bone handle and scabbard are above the usual quality with very fine detail. VG+
$650.00

$650.00 CAD H. (HENRY) NOCK
H. (HENRY) NOCK: Flintlock Pocket Pistol. .50 Cal. circa 1775. 2 ¼ inch turn-off barrel, pop-out trigger. Walnut grip with a silver escutcheon. Tight crisp action. Left side of the frame is engraved “H. NOCK”; the right side is engraved “LONDON $650.00

$650.00 CAD BRITISH P.1845 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1845 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: Retailer: “COOLING & LAWRENCE, MADDOX ST., LONDON”. Brass hilt with Victorian cartouche (Post 1854 with solid guard). Beautiful bright blade with Victorian CROWN over “VR” on each side. Lovely steel scabbard post 1866 for all Infantry Officer’s below field rank.
$650.00SOLD

$650.00  CAD BRITISH LIGHT CAVALRY OFFICER’S MAMELUKE SWORD
BRITISH LIGHT CAVALRY OFFICER’S MAMELUKE SWORD: Victorian Cypher of Crown over “VR” on the gilt brass cross guard. Very nicely etched blade with Crown over “VR” on each side. Ivory grips. The blade has some light pitting and stains which actually highlight the etching. Ref. Swords of the British Army #81
$650.00

$650.00 CAD BRITISH BAND SWORD
BRITISH BAND SWORD: Circa 1820. Brass hilt and scabbard. The 29 ¼ inch flat blade is very nice with only a few spots of very light pitting. Some dents in the scabbard. Ref. Swords of the British Army #225
$650.00

$650.00 CAD BRITISH P.1898 MKI SERGEANT’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1898 MKI SERGEANT’S SWORD: Maker: MOLE, dated March 1899. Nickeled hilt and scabbard are excellent. The wire-bound fish-skin grip is also excellent. The bright blade also excellent. Sergeant’s swords of this Pattern are quite scarce. (Robson Pg. 217) $650.00

$650.00  CAD U.S. M.1840 NCO’S SWORD
U.S. M.1840 NCO’S SWORD. Made by “Ames Mfg. Co., Chicopee, Mass.” Stamped on the left
ricasso. The right ricasso is stamped “US” over “AHK” (Inspector Albert H. Kirkham 1862-1863) over “1864”. Very clean blade. Brass hilt is excellent also stamped “AHK” on the knuckle bow. Brass mounted black leather scabbard is also very ni....

$650.00 CAD BRITISH P.1887 HEAVY CAVALRY, UNDRESS OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1887 HEAVY CAVALRY, UNDRESS OFFICER’S SWORD: Unmarked blade. Iron hilt and scabbard have a very nice dark brown patina with very light pitting overall. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is very good. The unique 32 ¼” blade with a 12 inch doubled edged point is also very good. Robson #71.
$650.00

$650.00 CAD BRITISH P.1899 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1899 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: Enfield. Dated 1901. Issued to The Army Service Corps. Near Mint Condition. Robson #33. This model was used during the Boer War.
$650.00SOLD

$650.00 CAD BRITISH P.1895 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1895 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: “ROBERT MOLE & SONS, BIRMINGHAM, MAKERS TO THE WAR & INDIA OFFICES”. Victorian Cypher on the hilt and 32 ½ inch blade. Family crest with the motto in Ancient Greek “NOSCE TEITSUM” (know thyself) and the owner’s initials “RHJN” on the beautiful bright etched blade. Wire-bound fish-skin gri....

$650.00 CAD BRITISH HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD P.1892 MK I
BRITISH HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD P.1892 MK I: (Current issue). Maker: Wilkinson “WSC” on the right. Ricasso unknown stamping “L48” & “1” & “5” with “HG23” (Household Cavalry Trooper No. 23). Note the Tudor Crown on the guard. Complete with the white buff leather guard liner and buff leather sword knot. Virtually new....

$650.00  CAD BRITISH STAFF SERGEANT’S P.1889 SWORD
BRITISH STAFF SERGEANT’S P.1889 SWORD: Maker: MOLE. Dated OCT 1895. Beautiful “ROBERT MOLE & SON, MAKERS, BIRMINGHAM” cartouche on the blade. Brass hilt with Victoria’s Cartouche. The quillon is stamped “7/99” (July 1899) over “4.GR” (4th Company, The Gloucestershire Regiment), over “6” (sword No.6). This regiment served with distinct....

$650.00 CAD FRENCH M.1882 DRAGOON / LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
FRENCH M.1882 DRAGOON / LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Back edge engraved “Mre d ARMES de CHAT. JANVIER 1883 = CAVrie LEGER Mle 1882”. Matching numbers on hilt and scabbard. Beautiful bright blade. Ref. “LES SABRES” by Lhoste & Resek. Pg. 405.
$650.00

$650.00 CAD FRENCH M.1822 LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
FRENCH M.1822 LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Back edge engraved “MANUFre Rale de Chaterault Aout 1834”. Brass hilt with brass wire wrapped leather grip is excellent. Beautiful bright blade. Ref. “LES SABRES” by Lhoste & Resek. Pg. 400-401
$650.00
SOLD

515.00 USD VICTORIAN COPY OF A EUROPEAN ARMING SWORD C.1550
32" flattened diamond section blade struck with two king's head marks at the forte. Cruciform with bronze hilt. Trefoil terminal cross guard and inverted pear shaped pommel. Black leather wrapped grip. Shows genuine aging throughout with Good mottled patina to the hilt. Blade smooth with spotty staining and superficial edge nicks.

515.00 USD ALLOY HILT ON INDO PERSIAN HORSEMANS SWORD
17th-18th century. 27" curved s.e blade of heavy wedge section struck with five makers marks on the left side. Smooth with distinct active lamination suggesting watered steel construction. The hilt with faceted pommel terminal, crisply detailed and showing silver rich copper alloy composition.

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