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665.00 USD EUROPEAN OR AMERICAN PRIVATE PURCHASE NAVAL CUTLASS
C.1820-50, a period of considerable pirate activity in the Atlantic. Completely unmarked. Brass hilt of briquet form universally adopted from the Napoleonic model and possibly a refurbished Napoleonic example. 19 3/8” blade of broad wedge section with short false edge which provides an effective thrusting point. The blade proportioned for close in shipboard fighting but of sufficient weight to s....

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£445 WW2 Japanese ´Shin Gunto´ Sword Made in Java In The Occupation
Untouched in 67 years! The photos show the blade covered in hardened thick storage grease to protect it from rust. We have left this present but could easily be removed, the blade look very good underneath this crust of grease. The tang bears the merest remainder of traces of katakana script. Very likely made in Sumaran [Semerang] a Japanese Garrison on the island of Shiyawaka. It had an occupatio....

£445 An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword
An 1897 Infantry officer&#acute;s sword

650.00 USD FINE QUALITY AND CONDITION AMERICAN MILITIA NCO SWORD, C.1850
Hilt of characteristic large early proportions, silver overlaid with about 70% remaining. Hand reeded bone grip slightly waisted above the sheet ferrule. Leather covered iron scabbard shows about 100% silver to the mounts. 4" segment of leather below the top mount partially lacking. 25 3/4" d.e. broad fullered blade beautifully decorated with foliage, military trophies, crossed flags below liberty....

650.00 USD PROBABLE CONFEDERATE USE! AUSTRIAN M.1862 INFANTRY SWORD
Iron hilt with exaggerated P form guard and leather covered grip (wire removed). 26" curved broad fullered blade marked EISENBACH 833 with no ordnance or government marks indicating it was retailed, not government contract. Blade shows about 85% smooth surface, the rest heavily pitted in patches-typical Confederate condition as these were secreted in walls, under floors etc. in the expectation tha....

650.00 USD GOOD MOGUL HORSEMANS SABER C.1650-1750
Iron hilt with broad hemispherical terminaled cross guard. Recurved knuckle bow with monster head terminal. Swelled medial grip and broad flat pommel with pierced and fretted edge.

650.00 USD BERBER BACKSWORD
Morocco, 19th century, perhaps as early as the Tripolitan Wars of the early 1800's. By one account, Kabyle Berbers in segregated units serving the French, fought in Mexico in the 1850's with these. Large hilt suitable for one or two hand use with the first finger locked in the hook below the ring pommel. Exposed tang and thick horn grip scales, the right, incised with decorative geometry. ....

650.00 USD ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIAN SWORD
The Molly Maguires defaced and disgraced! As would be expected for any secret society, facts about their activities are outweighed by speculation. Still the result was that in the years 1876-78, numerous Mollies were tried for crimes and many executed. Others were the victims of vigilante justice. Their external arm, The Ancient Order of Hibernians, gave a measure of legitimacy which cloaked crimi....

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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 ....

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....

645.00 USD INDIAN BACK SWORD PULOUAR
Iron hilt of form unique to this type. Thick swelled medial ridged grip. The downturn quillons each with large boxed form monster head terminal. Fancy scalloped langets. Ribbed deeply dished scalloped edge pommel, with separate top plate. 31 1/4" slightly curved wedge section blade with long false edge, shows speckles fine pitting and blotchy discoloration only. Hilt dark with light pitting, few f....

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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....

£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 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 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.


£425 EUROPEAN INFANTRY OFFICERS SWORD NAPOLEONIC
An interesting example of a probably Klingenthal or Solingen made Infantry Officers sword dating from c1800 with an unusual helmet pommel.

87cm (34) straight flat backed single fullered spadroon style blade with single edge except for the last 6 and spear point. The blade is engraved with martial and floral designs and what appears to be the makers initial A & B? near the guard.

Single ....


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.

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....

$795.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822/45 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822/45 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: E. THURKLE, Maker, SOHO, LONDON. Thurkle worked at this address from 1876 to 1899. Very nicely etched blade with Victoria’s Cypher on the left side and crossed batons on the right. Some patches of light to medium pitting on the lower half of the blade. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. Brass Scabbard is very nice with only a few ....

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 wov....

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 ....

615.00 USD SUPERB QUALITY TUAREG THRUSTING SWORD
Unique form as well with 22 1/4" rectangular (unedged) section blade of straight tapering form decorated its full length with patterns made from eye brow shaped punches. Cruciform hilt with expanded ball tipped grip. Ball tipped iron sheath with suspension mounts and brass rings. The sheath and hilt both overlaid in maroon leather comprising tooled built up segments with various tooled designs to ....

615.00 USD U.S. M.1913 CAVALRY TROOPER'S SABER
Peterson #36. Developed by Gen George Patton in response to building world unrest and a dramatic change in philosophy of cavalry tactics, substituting the thrust for the slashing attack of the curved saber. (In fact, Napoleon had done this precisely a century earlier!) 35 1/4" broad fullered d.e. blade marked with the flaming bomb mark of the Springfield Armory (which only 7 years earlier had intr....

600 GBP elegant French officer's walking out sword made by Coulaux at Klingenthal about 1790

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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.

595 USD Musician- lightly etched 26.75 in. Marine length
Etched blade, Marine Corps Length, Early hilt details and early blade style

£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 ....


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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 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.
  Images courtesy of West Street Antiques (http://www.antiquearm....


£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.
Images courtesy of West Street Antiques (http://www.antiquearmsandarmour.com....


£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
  Images courtesy of West Street Antiques (http://www.antiquearmsandarmour.com/)


£395.00 Naval Sword
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£395 BRITISH 1857 ROYAL ENGINEER VOLUNTEERS OFFICERS LEVEE SWORD VICTORIAN
An excellent example of a very slim high quality more rarely found Levee or Light sword with a very clean blade and good hilt.

81cm (31.75) slightly curved rounded back single fullered slim blade with spear point. The blade is single edged except for the last 6. The blade is etched on the one side with a crown over a flaming grenade over the royal cypher for Victoria, scrolling foliage and th....


£395 BRITISH 1822(54) INFANTRY OFFICERS DRESS SWORD WILKINSON VICTORIAN
A very good example of a late Victorian Levee or Dress sword

83.5Cm (32.75) straight single fullered flat backed blade with spear point, doubled edged for the last 10. The blade is frost etched with on both sides the crowned Royal cypher for Victoria, scrolling foliage. On one side is a stylised proof mark and on the other the makers name, and by appointment mark for the Prince of Wales. The ....


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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, ....

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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 three bar artillery officer&#acute;s sword
A three bar artillery officer&#acute;s sword

A three bar artillery officer&#acute;s sword 37 1/2&157; long. 32&157; straight fullered blade engraved with bands of foliage and &#acute;1st Sussex Artillery&#acute; and owner&#acute;s coat of arms (unidentified) to the obverse winged thunderbolts, foliage and owner&#acute;s initials &#acute;FW&#acute;. Three bar hilt, stepped pommel and grey fish ....


£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, and NCOs sword knot

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,....


$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1882 SHORT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1882 SHORT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: Robert Mole & sons Birmingham. The 33 inch blade has a lovely cartouche of Robert Mole. The blade is very nice with some small nicks on the blade edge. The leather grips are excellent. It is in the later Pattern 1885 sword scabbard. The blade is dated Sept. 1885. Robson #26
$750.00SOLD

$750.00  CAD (JOHN) BRASHER FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL
(JOHN) BRASHER FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: .49 Cal. Circa 1807-1831. With pop-out trigger and turn-off
1 3/4 inch barrel. The left side of the frame is engraved “BRASHER”. It is very faint and hard to read; the right side “LONDON”. Very nice walnut grip with silver escutcheon and Sterling Silver Hallmarked butt-cap. Sliding frizzen safety; missing locking pin. Tight c....

$750.00 CAD (WILLIAM) ABNETT FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL
(WILLIAM) ABNETT FLINTLOCK POCKET PISTOL: .50 Cal. circa 1823-1830. Turn-off brass barrel, 1 ¾ inches with Irish Registration number “L-D 756”, which is the designation for Longford. Long lovely walnut grip. Tight crisp action. Lovely patina on frame and barrel. Left side of the frame is engraved “ABNETT”; the right side “WINDSOR”. EXC.
$750.00SO....

$750.00 CAD  BRITISH P. 1796 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S DRESS SWORD
BRITISH P. 1796 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S DRESS SWORD: Brass hilt with silver wire wrapping. The 32” blade is nicely engraved with floral designs, military trophies and a Crown over “GR”. The blade has patches of light to heavy pitting. Nice piece from the Napoleonic Wars.
Ref. “Swords of the British Army” – Robson #61, 62
$750.00

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1821 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1821 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: Maker: “WOOLEY, SARGANT & COMPY” stamped on the back edge and under the
quillon. They traded under this name at 74 Edmund St, London from 1821 to 1825. Wire bound leather grip is very good. The 35 ½ inch blade is bright with a Crown over “8” Proof on the right side. Some light pitting at the tip. The iron mou....

$750.00 CAD CAUCASIAN KINDJAL
CAUCASIAN KINDJAL: Dated 1795 signed “SALEH BIN MUSTAFA BEAK” (the name BEAK is Mogul in origin). Very sharp maker’s cartouche. Very nice horn grips. Nice smooth blade with some light staining.
Please note: The date which appears to be 1795 in Arabic numerals
is actually 1879 by the RUMI Calendar (1295 RUMI year). Corrected date
conversion supplied by Chr....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1822/61 SERGEANT’S SWORD
BRITISH P.1822/61 SERGEANT’S SWORD: Maker: Mole. Birmingham Inspector’s stamp on the ricasso of the 32 ½ inch plain blade. Brass hilt and scabbard mounts. Victorian Crown over “VR” in the hilt cartouche. Wire-bound fish-skin grip is excellent. Nice bright blade with a few very minor nicks on the cutting edge. The brass hilt is made without an inner guard. This is on....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH P.1821 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD OF PIQUET WEIGHT
BRITISH P.1821 HEAVY CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD OF PIQUET
WEIGHT: Maker: (John) Andrews, 9 Pall Mall. Andrews worked at this address from 1821-1825. (William) worked from 1826 to 1868. Iron hilt of honeysuckle pattern has a very nice dark grey patina with even salt air pitting overall, which has a very nice appearance. Wire wrapped fish-skin grip. Lovely cartouche of the Cypher of Queen....

$750.00 CAD BRITISH STAFF SERGEANT’S P.1889 SWORD WITH STEEL HILT
BRITISH STAFF SERGEANT’S P.1889 SWORD WITH STEEL HILT: The steel hilt was issued to dismounted artillery and rifle regiments. The steel hilt version is quite rare. Maker: WILKINSON dated 1899 & 1901. Excellent wire-bound fish-skin grip. Pristine blade. ROBSON #199 & Pg.215.
$750.00

$750.00 CAD NAZI ARMY OFFICER’S SWORD
NAZI ARMY OFFICER’S SWORD: Maker: F.W. Holler, Solingen. Excellent bright blade. Grip excellent. Hilt retains much of the gold gilt.
V.G. + to EXC.
$750.00

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