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465.00 USD EARLY KNIGHTS TEMPLAR SWORD
Probably 1880's. Made by M C Lilly with characteristics of early manufacture. 28 1/4" blade,, a little wider than usual, decorated with foliage, Masonic symbols and knights jousting scene. The decoration without the gold ground of later examples. Surface with smooth patina. Owner's name not traced. Bronze hilt and scabbard mounts finely hand detailed. Scabbard body with smooth chocolate pa....

465.00 USD IMPERIAL GERMAN NCO SWORD C.1880
Iron hilt with stirrup form guard with broad langets and saddled backstrap. Fine wire wrapped black composition grip. 35” broad fullered slightly curved s.e. blade. About the longest of these we have encountered and as they were made to order, suggesting an officers of exceptional stature. Blade excellent. Hilt with plating wear as expected. Original scabbard with professional repair and old rep....

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.

425 euro very nice Antique 19th century French Naval Cutlass Sword Model 1833
A very nice Antique 19th century French Naval Cutlass Sword Model 1833. Length 81 cm. In very good condition. Price 425,- euro

425 euro very nice Dutch "Klewang" Sword No
A very nice Dutch "Klewang" Sword No.1, Model 1912, length 78 cm, in very good condition. Price 425 euro

455.00 USD CIVIL WAR MUSICIAN’S SWORD
1840 pattern, Peterson #44. Rare example by Horstman's Phil. and so marked at the blade forte. Reverse with keystone mark. The hilt with considerable spotty heavy gold plate, original to it and perhaps standard for Horstman examples which are quite rare. The blade with very minor storage surface oxidation over original bright blue. Exceptional for condition as well as its rare origin. Probably....

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....

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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.

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£350 Very Fine Early SMLE MK3 Rifle Bayonet Oxs & Bucks. 4th [VC] Battalion
Early hook quillon [removed] bayonet with the removed quillon adaption as ordered by HMG Ordnance. Originally issued in Feb 1910. Regimentally marked to the twice Victoria Cross awarded Battalion, the 4th Battalion Oxs and Bucks Light Infantry Regt. During the war, the Ox and Bucks raised 12 battalions (17 in all), six of which fought on the Western Front, two in Italy, two in Macedonia and one in....

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 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 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 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 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 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 KNIGHTS TEMPLAR SWORD
Probably mid-20th century. Silvered hilt and scabbard mounts, decorated throughout in high relief. The scabbard with cross and crown in red and blue enamel, complete and bright. Ebony grip inlaid with a silver cross. 27" d.e. blade decorated with foliage, knights, jousting scene and owner's name (unsearched). The ricasso with Henderson Ames maker's name. Maker's logo. Ebony grip inlaid....

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 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 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 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 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 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....

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.....

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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.

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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....

435.00 USD ITALIAN 1888 PATTERN CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD
32” slightly curved broad fullered blade well decorated over half its length with foliage, military trophies and arms of Italy. Plated hilt with double side bars and finger fluted ebony grip, retains its leather sword knot. Scabbard with brown patina and light surface oxidation.

$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....

430.00 USD ITALIAN SABER C.1850
Kingdom of the Two Sicilies. Brass hilt in the French style with one piece checkered ebony grip. 26” slightly curved, broad, broad fullered blade, unmarked. Hilt excellent. Blade with a slight surface degradation, negligible for its age. The Kingdom of the Two Sicilies was formed during the European reconstruction following Napoleon's defeat. It united Sicily and the Kingdom of Naples and co....

400 euro very nice Antique Dutch Officers Sword Model 1912
A very nice Antique Dutch Officers Sword Model 1912, length 112 cm, in very good condition. Price 400 euro

400 euro very nice Antique Japanese Kyu-Gunto Officers parade Sword with leather over-scabbard
A very nice Antique Japanese Kyu-Gunto Officers parade Sword with leather over-scabbard, circa 1900, length 91 cm, in very good condition. Price 400 euro

400 euro very nice antique 19th Century Norwegian non commissoned Officers Sword M1892/1904
A very nice antique 19th Century Norwegian non commissoned Officers Sword M1892/1904, on the blade dated 1893, length 97 cm, Price 400 euro

400 euro very nice Antique 19th century Belgian Officers Sword
A very nice Antique 19th century Belgian Officers Sword, length 84 cm, in very good condition. Price 400 euro

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 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 ....

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.

390 euro very nice Polish Bayonet M 1928/29 for Karabinek Mauser WZ 1929
A very nice Polish Bayonet M 1928/29 for Karabinek Mauser WZ 1929,, by F.B.RADOM, with frog, in very good condition. Price 390 euro

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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 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....

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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....


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 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 ....

415.00 USD TETELA SLAVER'S SWORD
Second half of the 19th century. From the Baptist Missionary Society Collection. 20 3/4" length, the hilt in two stages for two hand use. The base flared, medial swell encased in sheet copper with copper tape between. The terminal of sheet copper, the base embossed to balance the tape wrap. Elongated heart form blade with thickened medial stepped to the beveled edge. Fine old patina. The hilt comp....

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