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£1765 Very Good Napoleonic, British 1796 Light Dragoon Officer´s Sabre
Engraved blade with GR III. The leather and steel mounted scabbard, Solingen blade. A mighty swash buckling, sprauncy, officer´s battle sabre from the era of the great Napoleonic Wars, The Peninsular War and Waterloo. With good steel traditional curved form 32.5 inch blade. A traditional and hugely effective sabre of the early 1800´s British Cavalry Light Dragoon officers. An amazingl....

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£1750 Very Good Japanese Shin Gunto Officer´s Sword Of WW2
On would have to go a very long way to find a better quality and condition example. The blade is in very good condition indeed, in around 85% original polish with a few finger marks. The blade has a superb sanbonsugi hamon, signed with chrysanthemum stamp of the Showa Emperor. Likely gendaito traditional blade. Very good transitional mounts, of high quality and all in superb order. Signed Noshu ju....

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£1750 Victorian Grenadier Guards ´Battle Honour´ Blade Sword Of Sir F. Custance
Father-in law of Lord Alfred ´Bosie´ Douglas, father of Olive Custance. Frederick Hambleton Custance Lt.Col Grenadier Guards, was commissioned in the Grenadier Guards, and acquired this sword from Wilkinsons in 1863, with all the current battle honours and regimental device of the time thereon, and served his full career, retiring as Lt-Colonel. We have a copy of the page from Wilkinso....

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£1750 Original Spanish Cup Hilt Rapier 17th & 18th Century.
This is simply a fascinating sword in that in it´s working life has had a blade fitted from a 1796 British Heavy cavalry trooper´s sword. Early Spanish cup hilt rapiers often originally had long and slender blades, that in the 18th century were very often changed, due to the changing methods of sword combat, for heavier, shorter broadsword blades, as the cup hilted sword stayed in favo....

Pommel, knuckle bow and grip in polished faceted pattern to glitter in candle light. Oval iron guard pierced with radial and twist pattern, set both sides with about two hundred faceted studs. Each hand made, set in its hole drilled through the guard, then peened with a concave tool forming a tiny dome on the underside of the guard. The result is a replication with smaller studs of the pattern on ....

Iron hilt with large loop arms above asymmetrical shell guards. The entire hilt decorated in a lattice of very small silver piques, with larger piques at the junctions. Each window with a central pique but for a row of flowers on each element. Silver wire wrapped grip with silver ferrules. 33 1/4" blade, oval at the forte, transitioning to a diamond section. The first third with geometric and flor....

From 1618 to 1648, northern Europe was engulfed in a war which resulted in staggering death and destruction. In Germany, half of the males and a third of the total population died. Thousands of villages and castles were razed to the ground Militarily, it was the period of the decline in armor resulting from more effective and wider spread use of firearms. Items #933-935 are swords of the Thirty Ye....

2350 USD M 1852 Naval Officer Sword - Horstmann
M 1852 Naval Officer Sword - Horstmann & Sons, Sharkskin Scabbard

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£1725 Fabulous Rare Light Infantry Sword, Circa 1790´s, With Talisman Blade
A superb King George IIIrd Light Infantry or Rifles Regt officer´s sabre. With it´s original mercurial gilt hilt bearing almost all it´s original burnished gilt finish. It has it´s original wire bound fish skin grip, Light Infantry bugle langet, and a deeply curved blade superbly engraved with King George IIIrd Royal cypher and secret Talismanic symbols. The crescent moon, ....

$2295 USD North European Transitional Rapier/Smallsword, ca. 1660
Showing the reduced hilt size and shortened blade which began
evolving from the full sized rapier around the middle of the 17th C,
this sword type is often called a "pillow sword" due to its small size and the
thought that it could be kept under one"e;s pillow to protect against an intruder.
It is doubtful, however, that this was commonly the case. The steel hilt has
short ....

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£1695 Fabulous 1800 British Light Dragoon Officer´s Sabre With Kilij Style Blade
This swords wonderful Kilij style blade is a superb British cutlers representation of those Kilij and Shamshir swords captured at the Battle of The Nile, in the Egypt Campaign at the the Battle of Aboukir and the Battle of Alexandria. With London maker engraved cartouch on the scabbard throat, that, although worn and indistinct, is likely by Gill of London. When one holds this sword one can easily....

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£1695 Very Good King George IIIrd 1756 Pat.Dragoon Flintlock of The EIC Cavalry
With fine walnut stock with traditional brass furniture and two British EIC heart marks Siege of Seringapatam period use, by such as the the British 19th or 25th Light Dragoons with the East India Company. The 19th played a major role in the Anglo-Mysore Wars and Anglo-Maratha Wars. Their first campaign was against Tipu Sultan of Mysore from 1790 to 1792. After defeating Tipu, the 19th were on gar....

££1690 Scottish Military Basket Hilted Backsword dating to the first half of the 18th century

This is one of two swords found in a cellar at Mallow Castle, located in Mallow, County Cork, Ireland. Both swords were offered for sale in early 2011 by an auction house in Ireland.
Mallow Castle has a long history. The original castle was destroyed by fire in 1689 on the instructions of King James II and replaced by a mansion nearby in the 1690s at the time of the Battle of the Boyne ....

Before the Industrial Revolution, the production of cereal crops was too labor intensive to allow their use as animal feed. Foraging animals such as chicken and pigeons were kept but wild game was heavily depended upon for meat which was harvested in great hunts. As all game belonged to the nobility, these events combined work with sport. A primary tool of the hunt was the hunting sword which serv....

2250 USD M1852 Navel Officer Sword / Sauerbier
   M1852 Navel officer Sword // Rare // H. Sauerbier Newark NJ

Iron hilt with inverted pear shaped pommel, Swelled knuckle bow and side ring with its original sprung in plate, the center with radial oval leaf splay surrounded by delicate pierced net form matrix (few tiny breaks). Wire wrapped grip. 29 3/4" stiff diamond section blade. The hilt with frosty light surface degradation and light patina. Blade matching with just a little heavier oxidation.

From the Waterloo Museum, Broadstairs Kent England. Pattern adopted by the English as the 1796 Light Cavalry Troopers Sword, as well as German and Austrian Cavalries. Iron hilt with P form guard and saddled backstrap. Wood grip lacking the covering and with losses at the heel. Hilt with stable patina and light to medium pitting. 34 1/4" curved s..e. blade, broad fullered, unmarked, and with medium....

2245 USD M 1832 Foot Artillery Sword - rare maker
M 1832 Foot Artillery Sword - rare maker. Only known example. Mentioned in Bruce Bazelon book makers and dealers.

£1,650.00 Flintlock Pistol
New item, description to follow.

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£1650 Magnificent Silver And Coral Inlaid 18th Century Flintlock Pistol
Ali Pasha style, used by the military generals and princes and naval corsair pirate captains. Made in the region of the Mediterranean and Adriatic Seas and absolute stunning and extravagant flintlock pistol. The heavy butt-plates could have been used as maces once the ball has been fired. Ali Pasha wanted to establish in the Mediterranean a sea-power which should be a counterpart of that of the De....

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£1650 Most Scarce Spanish Peninsular War, 1796 Pattern Bilboa Cavalry Sword
A fabulous, original, example of these scarce rapier type Spanish 18th century broadswords. The hilt is in superb order, with excellent wire bound grip and large shaped bowl, as is the very long broadsword blade. In 1796 (although there is a controversy around the precise date) a new model sword for Spanish cavalry troopers was adopted. This beautiful example, showing very classic lines and a very....

£1,650.00 8-Bore Fowling Gun
An 8-Bore Flintlock Wild Fowling Gun By Wallas. With a round sighted 58 inch three stage barrel, signed border engraved banana shaped lock, half-stocked in walnut with chequered grip, steel mounts including trigger guard and ramrod pipes and original ramrod.

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£1650 Early Victorian Staffordshire Regiment Cavalry Officers Sabretache and Belt
With mounting straps and sword straps. Crimean War vintage. A sabretache is a flat bag or pouch, which was worn suspended from the belt of a cavalry officer together with the sabre. Raised in 1794 following Prime Minister William Pitt´s order to raise volunteer bodies of men to defend Great Britain from foreign invasion, the Staffordshire Yeomanry began as a volunteer cavalry regiment. Futur....

2000 Euro Liège pair flintlock muff pistols
Pair has octogonal barrels, marked by Liège, circa 1800, frames are engraved with animals, security system behind the hammers, 23 cm long

2000 Euro Exceptional French revolutionary Officers sword
Beautiful gilt hilt with ebony grip and engraved brass inlay cartouche.
The blade engraved : officier De la 64 1/2 brigade on the other side: gage d´amitié.
In its original scabbard, a gift from a high ranked officer to his friend.
Total length 97 CM

2000 Euro Light cavalry officer sabre 1st Empire
Sabre is brass mounted with a faceted brass scabbard, ebony checkered grip, blued and gilded blade ( one side perfect and the other side with blue completely faded)

2,200.00 USD ENGLISH SABER C.1775-85
A superior quality version of the classic "four slot" saber which was popular with both sides during the Revolution and fought on in the Napoleonic Wars. Iron hilt with spirally fluted elongated spherical pommel with acorn finial. Fluted knuckle bow expanding to the four slot guard with scalloped medial and matching serpentine side bars. The tip and side bar junctions as ribbed shell splays. Silve....

Iron hilt relief decorated with foliage and oval panels of arms to the knuckle bow, quillon block, pommel and oval side ring. Down turned lip "rain proof" base mount to protect the scabbard. The entire hilt in fine preservation with original glossy black surface overlaid with gold ground surrounding the decoration. The gold uniformly a little weak but present in fine contrast. Intricate wire wrapp....

This sword belonged to a military officer and represented the latest style, used for one on one fighting as dictated by state of the art fencing techniques. It would have served its owner in the streets, where the threat of attack, both clandestine and pursuant to social infractions were constant. As well, it would have been worn on the field and used as the situation dictated. It employs a rare f....

2200 USD M 1840 Medical Staff Sword - Verbal ID - Charles Steadman
M 1840 Medical Staff Sword - Verbal ID - Charles Steadman.

2200 USD M 1860 Sauerbier Type 1 Enlisted Cavalry Saber
Model 1860 Sauerbier Type 1 Enlisted Cavalry Saber

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£1595 Good Antique George IIIrd Flintlock Holster Pistol by Wheeler of London.
Walnut stock with fabulous age patina, with slab-sided grips, all brass furniture and trigger guard with acorn finial. Two stage octagonal to round steel barrel with silver X foresight. A very nice officer´s and gentleman´s flintlock pistol from the 1790´s into the Napoleonic Wars period. The Napoleonic Wars (1803–1815) were a series of wars declared against Napoleon´s....

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£1595 Bronze Age Sword From Before the Era Of Achilles and Hector
Circa 1400 B.C. [around 3,500 years old, probably Marlik] with a fabulous patina and in a very sound and excellent condition indeed. This is a most handsome and beautiful ancient bronze sword blade, with a tapering form, double edged, a central rib and short hilt tang with two side mounting holes. From one of the most fascinating eras in ancient world history, the era of the so called Trojan Wars.....

2150 USD Iron Hilt Cavalry Officer, Solingen Import
  Blade etching has desirable motto--- U.S.Cavalry

2150 USD High Grade m 1850 Staff & Field Officer Sword
 Extra hilt engraving - Fine detail blade etch

Second half of the 18th century. Large proportions. 20 3/4" overall length. 13 3/4" .69 cal barrel, tapered through its length with sighting top flat and blade front sight. V groove rear sight. The WARRANTED. Iron furniture, well chiseled in rococo motifs. Walnut full stock with dummy ram rod and copper barrel band added by its Ottoman owner. Good quality and excellent preservation. Iron mounted p....

Early form with slightly asymmetrical shell guards, large arms of the guard to receive the forefinger and bag shaped quillon block. Each hilt element finely chiseled in delicate foliage crisply preserved. The knuckle bow with some wear. Iron wire wrapped grip with banded iron ferrules. 29 3/4” flattened diamond section blade of fine fighting form. Chiseled iron hilts are more labor intensive tha....

2150 USD Henry Sauerbier Phoenix Guard foot officer
 Phoenix Guard, Maker Marked etched blade, distinctive Flame Mounts

$2,800.00 CAD SPANISH CAVALRY SWORD: Circa 1770-1780.
SPANISH CAVALRY SWORD: Circa 1770-1780. 36” plain blade, 1
1/2” wide of classic Spanish style for military swords. Dark patina overall. Traditional style hilt and copper wire grip. The crossguard bears the maker’s stamp of a Crown over “Z” and a Crown over an “E”. This is probably Eusebio de Zuloggo of Madrid. An example virtually identical is ill....

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£1580 1845 British Sword Presented By General Power to J.P Boyd of the 63rd
Regiment. Made by Wilkinson Sword Co. Mercurial gilt hilt in all brass scabbard. Deluxe presentation blade with Queen Victoria´s cypher, full embellishment of scrolls and crowns, and a charming presentation inscription, within the etching, from General Power to his Godson, Lt Boyd of the 63rd Foot. This sword has just returned from two days in the cleaning workshop. Ensign Boyd served in the....

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£1575 18th Century Flintlock Holster Pistol By Michael Memory of London
Circa 1770. Brass long eared butt cap, brass furniture, acorn finial trigger guard. Walnut stock with raised carved apron around the tang. Oval brass escutcheon. A very nice officer´s and gentleman´s flintlock pistol from the 1770´s used from the American Revolution until well into the Napoleonic Wars period. The Napoleonic Wars (1803–1815) were a series of wars declared ag....

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£1575 Signally Fine, 18th Century, Pierced Black Steel Small Sword
The pierced steel guard is simply spectacular in it´s minute detail. The blade is engraved with exceptional and unusula depth and the patterning and design are most attractive. The forte of the blade bears a Latin motto on both sides. A most beautiful sword made from the 7 years War, known as the French Indian Wars in Europe and America, and into the American War of Independence in the 1770&....

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£1575 Delightful 18th Century Flintlock Long Holster Pistol, Circa 1750
Octagonal long eared butt cap in brass, with a matching suite of brass furniture, including pear finial sideplate, tubular barrel pipes, and bevelled banana shaped lock plate. 9.6 inch barrel with silver crescent blade foresight. Fine walnut stock and good tight working action. Probably Prussian. Overall around 17 inches long.

The hilt decorated in high relief with biblical motifs including angels, drawn from Renaissance art. The pommel with a scene each side of a mounted knight crusader with a foot attendant. The hilt heavily gilt with virtually all the gold intact. Gilt grip wire a little loose. The 28 1/2" blade decorated with gilt foliage on blued ground. The forte with three panels, one bearing the inscription in G....

1900 Euro RESERVE / 1st Empire light cavalry officer sabre/ ON HOLD
Sabre is of the model of the Year XI in very good condition with some remnants of gilding on the brass mounts of the scabbard and on the hilt, plain blade finishing with a carp´s tongue tip

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£1550 The Rarest Enfield ´Hook Quillon´ 1907 Pattern Bayonet Issued in 1911
Probably for many collectors, especially Australian, it is the most desirable and rarest regulation bayonet ever made or issued. This is an original 1907 Pattern SMLE sword bayonet, issued in 1911, bearing it´s original King Edwards Crown, with ER stamp and Enfield maker stamp. And as was standard issue to the WW1, ANZAC, Australian Light Horse. The hook quillon SMLE issue bayonet, is a the ....

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£1550 Near Mint Early WW2 Coldstream Guards ´Battle Honour´ Wilkinson Sword
An absolute historical beauty, from a B.E.F. WW2 serving officer, with it´s original frog. Commissioned from Wilkinson´s by it´s owner in early-mid 1939. Deluxe grade with the regiments battle honours, up to 1918, in high grade etched detailing, within scrolls down the length of both sides of the blade. The Grenadier Guards is an elite infantry regiment of the British Army. It is....

££1550 Scottish Military Basket Hilted Backsword of the type carried by the Perthshire Highlanders (116 Regiment of Foot) - Late 18th Century

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£1495 Very Good and Sound & Sprauncy 1796 ´Waterloo´ Trooper´s Battle Sword
The very sword as was carried by such glorious British cavalry regiments as the 13th Light Dragoons at the ´Battle of Waterloo´, some 200 years ago this very June. All over blackened finish, leather grip. Sword combat cuts to leading top edge. With superb patinated surface showing no russetting at all, as one normally expect to see on 200 year old steel combat troopers swords. Makers s....

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£1495 Fine Prussian 2nd Imperial Garde Uhlan [Lancers] Regiment Officer´s Sword
Fully etched blade with the Imperial Garde Garter Star motif and regimental name of the [Imperial Prussian] Garde 2nd Uhlan Regiment. Included in the officers of the 2nd Garde Uhlans was Field Marshal Count Alfred Graf von Schlieffen who joined the 2nd Garde Uhlans as a young officer in Berlin. He first saw active war service as a staff officer with the Prussian Cavalry Corps, in the uhlans, at th....

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