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465.00 USD US M.1860 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER'S SWORD
Civil War period. 29 7/8" d.e. blade decorated in foliage with US, eagle and arms splays. Standard pattern hilt, Peterson #121. Wire wrapped leather covered grip. Good uniform appropriate ageing and no damage.

465.00 USD CHINESE BACKSWORD
18th-19th century. 27 1/4” broad, curved double fullered blade. The tip pierced for a streamer, probably at the time of the Boxer Rebellion and indicating its use as an executioner's sword at that time. Thickened edge oval guard. Iron ferrule and pommel. Thick wood grip of humped back form, evidently made without covering. Well used with wear from cleaning. The blade dark and pitted with sca....

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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.

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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 French 1830´s Gladius Short Sword
French Infantry Gladius 1831 Pattern, the Infantry side arm. It was called by the soldier the “coupe choux” which means “cabbage cutter”.Used from the Reign of Louis-Philippe to Napoleon III.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&ac....

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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.

455.00 USD INDOPERSIAN HORSEMAN’S SWORD TULWAR
Large example, 18th century. 28” slab side blade with beveled cutting edge and long raised false edge. Light oxidation staining strongly suggesting watered steel. Chiseled arsenal inscription at the forte. Iron hilt of Udaipur form with swelled medial grip and broad flat pommel. Hilt shows uniform light oxidation over light tool finish. Exceptional proportions.

455.00 USD US M.1840 NCO SWORD
Peterson #10. Standard pattern. The blade unmarked. While it is known that several dealers imported this pattern for Civil War use, these are virtually always marked. The hilt with inspectors marks A H C. The soldier's initials lightly scratched adjacent. The pommel and knuckle bow with regimental mark, 41. The mark on the knuckle bow cancelled. Few ordnance arms offer any hint at their histor....

455.00 USD INDOPERSIAN IRON SABER
22 1/8" broad curved wedge section blade decorated overall both sides with tigers chasing antelopes and foliage. Appears to be silver koftgari, now worn and somewhat faded. Iron hilt of khanjar form, the pommel as a bird's head with raised eyes and curved beak. Shows light tool texture overall and probably overlaid in sheet silver originally Good uniform ageing throughout and rare form.

$450.00 FOR SALE:1796 BRITISH INFANTRY OFFICER SWORD!
I have a very nice British 1796 officers sword. It is tight¸ the hinged guard still works nicely and doesn´t flop about. The blade has a lovely salt and pepper finish on it but has very little pitting except for a few small spots. The grip is silver foil over wood with some peeling. There is still some gold wash on it which is why the hilt looks so bright in the photos. The sword is so....

445.00 USD SWISS M.1842 NCO SWORD
Iron semi-bowl guard delicately pierced and hand chiseled in intertwined foliage with central cross badge. One piece back strap and pommel. Wire wrapped sharkskin covered grip. 32 1/2" quill back s.e. blade slightly curved with long raised false edge. Hilt and blade quite crisp with smooth spotty oxidation. Grip covering complete.

445.00 USD ITALIAN 1888 PATTERN CAVALRY OFFICER'S SWORD
35 1/4" piped back straight blade decorated with foliage, military trophies, and arms of Italy. Plated with a few spots worn or flaking, minor for the period. Large semi bowl guard with about half the plating remaining and smooth patina to the balance. Finger fluted black composition grip. Plated scabbard with matching light wear and numbered tip mount.

445.00 USD ITALIAN CAVALRY OFFICER'S SWORD C.1880
Iron bowl guard with thumb recess and finger fluted walnut grip. 34 3/4" d.e. blade of rapier form and weight with medial fuller first half, decorated first half with arms and foliage. Blade crisp. Hilt with frosty gray surface.

445.00 USD FINE NGOMBE/POTO SLAVERS SWORD
19th century. These unique weapons were believed to be imbued with supernatural powers by sacrificial articles bound into the fetish bundle above the grip. Many surviving examples are devoid of the fetishes as Europeans were repulsed by the concept and removed them. The Ngombe melded with the Poto who, themselves were displaced and assimilated into the Bantu culture. As with all Congolese slavers,....

445.00 USD AZANDE SLAVER'S SWORD
19th century. Azande, whose name literally means “owners of much land,” entered the 19th century with a history of conquest and expansion. The descendants of great warriors faced economic and demographic changes which turned them to the industry which harvested humans for export to the Arab world, slavery. The trade was curtailed by the Anglo-French convention of 1899, before which it was the ....

445.00 USD UNUSUAL VARIATION MILITIA NCO SWORD C.1850
Possible French made for a Southern militia. (The standard patterns associated with the pre Civil War militias were used by the South as well.) Brass hilt with helmet form pommel of near grotesque proportions. The lower half comprising a squashed grill matrix showing hand file finishing. Reeded bone grip of slender, near cylindrical proportions (single large chip, small flakes) with beaded and rop....

445.00 USD CUSTOM MADE FOR A DISABLED OFFICER! BRITISH MODEL 1822 ARTILLERY OFFICER'S SABER
Standard pattern, white metal hilt with three bar guard. Triple wire wrapped sharkskin covered grip made with a distinct bulge in the middle, indicating that the officer could not fully close his hand, possibly the result of an injury. 34" straight double-edged blade etched first half with scrolling foliage Royal Artillery badge, cannon and GR cipher. Hilt shows light surface texture from use. The....

445.00 USD AUSTRIAN M.1837 INFANTRY OFFICERS SWORD
showing eastern European influence throughout. Flamboyant iron hilt with cylindrical scroll quillon terminal, large broad flared P form guard, wire wrapped sharkskin covered grip and integral back strap and pommel. 33 1/2" curved broad fullered s.e. blade with distinct eastern form clipped point, etched first half with foliage and trophies of military arms. Blade shows smooth medium gray patina th....

445.00 USD INDONESIAN SHORT SWORD
Early 20th century and unique in our experience. European styling, like a German pioneer's side arm, with 14” spear point blade of thick wedge section. Recurved iron guard and two piece horn grip secured with three rivets. Leather scabbard well decorated with geometric tooling. The throat with a catch to engage the guard. The blade base inscribed TOQRMRMCO / MBE C23. The reverse, chokhay.16.....

445.00 USD SWEDISH M.1893 CAVALRY SABER
Copper rich brass hilt with rolled edge semi cup guard. Integral back strap and pommel. Wire wrapped leather covered grip. 34" straight central fullered d.e. blade. Medium wear throughout. Rare.

445.00 USD CIVIL WAR MILITIA SWORD
Evidently a Confederate conversion. A private purchase militia officer's sword of about 1840, as widely used by North and South, before the war. The stars and bars guard has been reversed to void the Northern association and the bone grip replaced with an earlier spirally fluted leather covered grip for better purchase. 26 3/8” blade struck with maker's name, only partly legible. Origina....

445.00 USD US MILITIA OFFICER'S SWORD C.1840
Unusual variation of this group generalized by Peterson #115 and carried by both sides before the Civil War when the armed services of the US consisted primarily of state militias. Brass hilt with "bow tie" form cross guard and reeded bone grip (one small chip and good patina). The plumed helmet form pommel unusually depiction a helmet with realistic bared face cover in the 16th century style. Inv....

445.00 USD CONTINENTAL EUROPEAN HANGER
Early 19th century, Napoleonic period. Bronze (brass) hilt originally gilt with beaded oval shell guard and beaded knuckle bow. Urn form pommel, grip, quillon and quillon block all in reeded motifs. 31 7/8” hollow face triangular section blade of substantial fighting proportions. Dating to a period of danger and treachery stemming from the polarization of classes which led to the French Revoluti....

445.00 USD Surely saw CW service! AMERICAN MILITIA NCO SWORD, C.1850
About identical to Peterson #11. Heavy brass hilt with stars and bars, bow tie form guard. Hand ribbed bone grip with sheet base ferrule. 25 1/4" broad fighting form d.e. blade etched with foliage and military trophies. Shows medium dark patina with a little pitting at the point-negligible. Hilt shows dark patina with some very tiny old nicks/checks to the grip. Copper mounted scabbard sound and c....

$575.00  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....

435.00 USD SPANISH CAVALRY SWORD
Bourbon monarchy restoration period. 29 3/4” curved blade, edged at the point half only as found on “dumbbell” section English blades. The right side marked TOLEDO ANO 1876. Copper hilt with “melon slice” guard, popular in Spain since the 18th century and copper one piece back strap and pommel. Fine silver tape wrapped leather covered grip. Copper scabbard with nickel silver mounts. Impr....

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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....

£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....


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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 1861 INFANTRY STAFF SERGEANTS SWORD VICTORIAN
An unusual variant with no inner guard of this rare pattern.

82cm (32.25) slightly curved single fullered plain blade with flat back and quill point. The blade is single edged except for the last 6. There is an acceptance mark Crown over 13 by the guard.

Solid brass gothic style hilt with cartouche containing the Royal Cypher for Queen Victoria, rearward facing quillon. Stepped pommel with ....


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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....

425 French Lancer sword
French lancer sword restoration period fair condition no markings 425 pounds.

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....

425.00 USD AUSTRIAN 1861 PATTERN INFANTRY OFFICER'S SWORD
Plated hilt with scroll quillon slotted for a sword knot. Plated scabbard, both with about 60% plate intact and brown patina to the balance. sharkskin grip complete, worn along the edge only. Triple silver wire wrap complete. 31 1/4" broad fullered blade marked WEYERSBERG & CO dating it before 1883. Bright finish with the edge sharpened which is generally from having been used to cut the cake ....

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....

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....

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.

420.00 USD Strongly influenced by the recent Civil War! US KNIGHTS TEMPLAR SWORD C.1870-80
Brass hilt of characteristic form with a red enameled ivory grip and eagle and star triangle motif guard. Brass scabbard with profusely hand engraved Masonic themes including cross and motto, mounted knight, heraldic banners, knight's head, foliage and the cross in crown. 27 3/4” blade of heavy fighting form, likely Civil War production. Each side decorated with a series of knightly symbols.....

$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.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

550GBP 1853p Cavalry Troopers Sword
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550GBP 1854p Coldstream Guards Officers Sword
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$550.00 CAD KETLAND & CO
KETLAND & CO: Flintlock Pocket Pistol. .44 Cal. circa 1800. The left side of the frame is engraved “Ketland & Co”. Turn-off 2 inch barrel. The cock does not hold on full cock. Silver wire inlay in the stock, some of which is missing.
$550.00SOLD

$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....

$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.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....

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 KONDA SLAVER'S SWORD
Sometimes referred to as a "club knife", it is a form specifically used for the capture of slaves, primarily for the human consumption (cannibalism) market as the demand was great and it did not require transporting captives to the West coast Arab market. 17 3/4" length. Finely forged blade with raised medial ridge. The edges including the curved forward edge, line banded. The field tool textured ....

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