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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....

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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 ....

$895.00 CAD BRITISH ROYAL ENGINEER’S P.1857 OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH ROYAL ENGINEER’S P.1857 OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: “HOBSON & SONS, LITTLE WINDMILL ST., LONDON” etched on the left
ricasso. Hobson worked at this address from 1884 to 1886. Etched on the left side of the blade is a Victorian Crown over a flaming grenade over a cartouche bearing the words “CHESHIRE 1ST ENGR VOLTRS” over “VR”. The r....

£430 BRITISH ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORP 1889 PATTERN STAFF SERGEANTS SWORD
A very good example of this rarely found sword with later brown field service scabbard. Marked to both the RAMC and to the Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment.

81cm (32) straight single fullered flat backed blade doubled edged for the last 9, spear point. The blade marked on the one side with the makers name and date of manufacture and various repair and service marks, and on the other with WD ....


£425 VICTORIAN MALACCA SWORD STICK
A very interesting swordstick with a Queen Victoria 1890 Jubilee silver crown set into the top.

49cm (19.25) flat backed blade with a single fuller on each side and a needle point. The blade has a long undecorated forte with a spring catch.

Rosewood handle with globular pommel inset with an 1890 Jubilee crown at the top and with a decorated silver metal collar.

Tapering Malacca cane haft ....


£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 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 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.


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£425 Very Attractive, Large, Victorian Cavalry Sabretach Plate
In white metal and in fabulous condition. Fine quality detailing, and with three threaded bolt affixing stems [one with nut] to the rear. In the early 18th century, hussar cavalry became popular amongst the European powers, and a tarsoly was often a part of the accoutrements. The German name sabretache was adopted, tache meaning "pocket". It fulfilled the function of a pocket, which were....

$875.00 CAD BRITISH P.1845 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1845 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: MAKER: RAVENSCROFT, CONDUIT ST. LONDON. Victorian cartouche in the brass hilt with the rose shamrock and thistle, incorporated into the Cypher in the early 1850’s. The hilt retains the original black leather liner which was abolished sometime between 1872 and 1874. The hilt retains most of the original gold wash. The wire-bound fish-skin grip i....

625.00 USD LARGE MOGUL SABER
17th-early 18th century. Iron hilt of large proportions, quite crisp with brown surface, probably turned from blue, showing speckles of oxidation growth. Evidently never cleaned and easily polished to crisp surfaces. Fine 32 1/4" triple fullered blade with long raised false edge impressed with eye brow" makes at forte and retaining its bright polish with some minor smooth staining toward the point....

625.00 USD JAPANESE NCO SWORD, WWII
27 1/4” factory made blade in original preservative (few small blemishes). Plain oval tsuba and kashira, both with gold paint. Original grip warp complete with very light wear. Leather covered scabbard complete with tight seams and surface scuffs.

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 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....

625.00 USD BRITISH M.1885 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SABER
33 1/2” curved broad fullered blade with WD and broad arrow mark, '90 and '95 (1890, 1895) issue dates and ordnance marks. Blade bright with a few small isolated pitting speckles. 1/2” at the root with surface rust. Iron guard with Maltese cross motif marked 10H 648. Diced leather scale grips. Iron scabbard, the throat marked 12.1887 / I 2 R/ 2 G. Hilt and scabbard with storage surface....

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.

£420 AMERICAN 1860 CAVALRY TROOPERS SWORD US CIVIL WAR
A good example of a German made for export cavalry troopers sword US Civil War period.

This sword has been reserved until the 2 March 2016

88.5(34.75) slightly curved single fullered heavy blade with flat back and hatchet point. The blade is double edged for the last 7 and has been combat sharpened. The blade is marked on the back with a Crown above C, and on the forte with the makers n....


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 dem....

615.00 USD US M. 1852 NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD
Probably WWI. 30 1/4" s.e. broad fullered blade decorated 2/3 its length with patriotic and US naval motifs including vacant panel for owner's name. Maker's name, M C Lilly at the forte. Blade virtually mint condition. Gilt hilt of standard pattern with pierce guard with USN on foliage motif. Wire wrapped sharkskin covered grip. Hilt shows 99% gold overlay in fine aged tone. Original woven....

$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 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 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

$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 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 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 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 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 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 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

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

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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.

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. Among t....

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 Bri....

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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....

£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 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 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.

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, and sword knot slit....


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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 American Revolutionary War period bayonet
An American Revolutionary War period bayonet

An American Revolutionary War period bayonet 27 ¼" overall. 22 1/2" broad flat sword blade, double edged for the last 6". Four inch socket with 3 motion slot.
c1775
Socket darkly patinated, blade in good condition with some old storage grease.
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£395 BRITISH 1822(54) PATTERN GRENADIER GUARDS OFFICERS SWORD - VICTORIAN
A very interesting late Victorian sword with a hilt incorporating the flaming grenade symbol of the Grenadier Guardsand an earlier, probably family, blade from the 4thDurham Artillery Volunteers.

82cm (32.25) slightly curved single fullered blade with spear point double edged for the last 8. The blade is etched on one side with a crowned cannon, and on the other Durham IV Artillery, and the M....


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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 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 1827 PATTERN RIFLE BRIGADE RARE MILITARY POLICE OFFICERS SWORD
A very rare example of a late Victorian Military Police Officers sword to the rifle brigade

82cm (32.25) straight blackened single fullered blade with spear point double edged for the last 10. The blade is etched on one side with the crowned MP Badge above the Royal Cypher for Victoria (VRI post 1877) scrolling foliage, and the makers name, and on the other with the crowned Royal Cypher and ....


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....

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