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This sword is a good example of the individuality and stylistic expression which influenced Spanish sword design in the colonial period. It is a rapier with its roots in the European officers smallswords of the period. The boat form guard was widely adapt... (read more)

3200 USD Cross & Co. Louisville, KY M1850 Foot - T- Marked
 Marked with retailer Cross & Co. also *T* stamp. High quality foot with hand engraved mounts

By the mid 17th century, the cup hilt rapier was fully evolved. Popular throughout Europe, the form was embraced universally in Spain and Spanish territories and its evolution continued well into the 18th century, after it had been largely abandoned in ot... (read more)

Rare example from a near legendary group represented in several public collections. So fundamental, that it is pictured and described as the first edged weapon (pl.125 & 126) in Spanish Military Weapons in Colonial America. Distinguished by the fact that ... (read more)

£1,850.00 Spanish Cup Hilt Rapier circa 1700. Most likely made in Toledo, Espana. Ref 6235
A very good traditional cup hilt rapier, probably Spanish, dating to approx 1700-1720. The steel cross guard extending on either side of the bowl. Long quillons and D shaped knuckle bow. Probaly made in Toledo, Espana. Overall length 46 inches.
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£1850 British Infantry Hanger by Samuel Harvey Circa 1750

An attractive British Infantry Hanger dating to circa 1750 in good and complete original condition. The basket hilt is of asymmetrical form designed to ensure that most protection is provided for the upper part of the right hand.  The frontal part of the hilt is formed around two diamond shaped apertures supported by loops. Side, and secondary side guard bars, form the main vertica....

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£1850 Napoleonic Colonel´s or Staff Officer´s Sword In ´Post Combat´ Condition
One of the most desirable, scarcest and beautiful swords used by senior officer´s in Napoleon´s Grande Armee. Known as the Marengo pattern hiIt, It is in post hand to hand combat order, and has obviously seen some combat damage and wear. In original condition swords of this pattern are highly rare and valued very, very highly indeed. For example a very similar hilted, of an unknown off....

£1,850.00 * Superb Napoleonic Cavalry Sword with Brass Hilt, Russian or French. C1760-1800. Blade 38 inches. V. Good Condition. Ref 5969
A Superb Early Napoleonic Period Cavalry Sword with Brass Hilt, probably Russian or French. C1760-1800. Grip wire an old replacement. Blade 38 inches. No markings visible. Overall length 45 inches. V. Good Condition. Ref 5969.
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NORTHERN EUROPEAN RAPIER: Circa 1600. Transition from the long rapier to the shorter blade, as dictated by fashion of the 17th century. Original horsehair grip wrapping. Note the early "PAS D'ANE" 32 inch blade, 38 inches overall. This is a very unique and unusual style of rapier.
V.G. $3500.00

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£1845 War Hero, Capt A.L.Kennedy M.C. Scot´s Guards ´Battle Honour Sword WW1.
A historical sword, with elite war hero provenance, of a London Times journalist, a British Intelligence Officer and a Scot´s Guards hero, Captain Aubrey Leo Kennedy MC. With fine steel hilt bearing the badge of the Scot´s Guards Garter Star, of the Queen´s personal Foot Guards, in original polished, bright steel scabbard. Full battle honour etched blade with regimental devices.....

3150 USD Sauerbier Staff & Field - Mother of Pearl inlay
Non-Regulation Sauerbier Staff & Field Officer sword

3100 USD Militia Officer, Tri-color blade, bone grip
Very delicate grip to pommel juncture, blue, gold and white etched blade

Probably English, this sword incorporates the stiff diamond section blade with stramazzone point, flattened and of elongated leaf form to inflict the slashing wound. A near identical example which also mounts a stiff dueling blade is illustrated in Swords... (read more)

Made for a military officer, displaying military and classical arms and armor in oval panels to the pommel, grip, knuckle bow, quillon block and inside of the shells. The balance intricately decorated in patterns of pyramids, chevrons and other minute... (read more)

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£1795 Superb 1770 Pierced Steel Small Sword, Probably By Steven´s of Temple Gate
London. An almost identical sword is in the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection. Made by sword-cutler Abraham Steven´s, of Fleet St and Temple Gate London, and appears in their published book, European Swords by Anthony North, page 28 illustration 53, exhibition item number M.192-1928. The sword has an ovoid pommel fully pierced with a stand of arms, a spiraling silver band with combinati....

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£1795 Fabulously Rare, 1796 British Officer´s ´Blue and Gilt´ Bladed Sword Stick
It has a superb fully engraved blade with King George IIIrd cypher with finest blue and gilt d

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£1795 Superb Original French Cuirassiers Sword Of Napoleon´s Grande Armee
RESERVED Maker marked and dated June 1812. Bearing the much desired Versailles stamp to the hilt. Klingenthal marked blade. Superb original leather grip and a very fine double fullered blade. Renown throughout the world of historic sword collectors as probably the biggest and most impressive cavalry sword ever designed. Made in 1812 this would have seen service in the Elite Cuirassiers of Napole....

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£1795 Presentation Regimental "Claymore" Basket Hilted Sword of WW1 Hero
Presented upon his being gazetted in 1916, to a killed in action Hero, S/Lt Maurice Hillier [formerly of Peking, China] late of the 6th Battalion The King´s Own Scottish Borderers, 9th Division, and named to him on the blade, along with his regiment. In it´s combat field service scabbard of leather trimmed with steel. Traditional full plain steel basket hilt with red deerskin liner an....

£1,795 A New Land Pattern Pistol.
A New Land Pattern Pistol.

£1,795 Rare 1912 Cavalry Officer’s Sword to the Royal Horseguards
A rare 1912 Cavalry Officer’s Sword to the Royal Horseguards

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£1775 Most Rare, Chinese, Ching Dynasty Long Jian [Straight Sword]
With copper brass pommel, cross guard and rosewood grip inlaid with silver flower head rivets. Ninety nine percent of all original Chinese swords that survive from the Ching era, or before, are the short jian or the curved single edged dao swords. But the long, finely mounted double edged jian, such as this very fine piece, are most rare indeed, and this is a type that we have simply never seen be....

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£1775 Stunning Early Yataghan Sword with Gold Onlaid and Ivory Hilt, Islamic
Antique 18th -19th century Turkish Ottoman Sword Yatagan with a characteristic ear shaped hilt. The hilt is made of two large pieces of finely carved ivory mounted in gold overlaid metal, decorated with a typical Balkan raised flower head design which extends down the blade, with pyramidical knobs on the pommel area. The ivory is most likely walrus, but, it may also be mammoth, as several we have....

2200 Euro Travel flintlock pair of pistols
Pair of pistols with ebony grips, silver escutcheons, nicely engraved and stamped AF for Auguste Francotte, dated 1823 and sold by CHIRE A ROUEN, folding triggers, round rifled barrels, hammer and frizzen securities

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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....

£1750 English Silver Hilted Smallsword made by John Carman of London in 1723

Alban Arms & Armour | Fine Antique Arms and Armour | English & European Swords

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£1750 Stunning Silver Mounted Caucasian Flintlock Decorated With Coral
Fine flintlock with superb engraving. The barrel has a fine Islamic maker´s seal stamp. The spring is very good and the action now excellent after servicing. This is a fine 18th century piece, used by the Cossacks and horsemen of the Ottoman Empire. They were also popular thoroughout Europe during the Napoleonic Wars.

£1,750.00 * * * * * 17th century Rare "Hounslow" style hanger or short sword. English circa 1680. Ref 6474
17th century Rare "Hounslow" style hanger or short sword. English circa 1680. Very unusual ribbed Bone grips. The blade with several panels of etching. Overall length 33 inches. Excellent condition.
Ref 6474.
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£1,750 very fine Irish over and under tap action pistol by Read of Dublin.
A very fine Irish over and under tap action pistol by Read of Dublin.

£1,745 New Stock A customs short sea service musket, by Barnet.
A customs short sea service musket, by Barnet. 43 1/2” overall, 28” round barrel with gunmakers company proofmarks and Barnet's barrelsmith mark. India pattern lock with ring neck cock and ‘Barnet' on the lockplate. Regulation style furniture, buttplate with a numeral ‘1' on the tail and three ramrod pipes and a steel rammer. Walnut full stock with a well repaired break at the ....

This superb Japanese Tanegashima matchlock arquebus dates ca.1780-1820, and is either a Sakai [Saku], or else a Kunitomo. The quality of decorative work is outstanding, indicating that it belonged to a wealthy samurai or was a present from his suzerain.I did not remove the barrel, which is most probably signed by the maker, as is the inside of the stock.Total length is 133 cm, with a 102 cm-lon....

$2995 USD Italian Flintlock Pistol Made for the Eastern Market, Late 18th C
Banana-shaped lock with grooved frizzen; chiseled with
acanthus in relief; remains of gilding and false Arabic signature. Tapering 11"
round barrel of approx. .52 cal. with flat sides at breach; engraved with gilt
acanthus in relief and gilt tang; attached to the stock with a long silver
barrel band featuring Islamic motif with crescent and star. Walnut full stock
with relief carvin....

$2995 USD Italian Flintlock Horse Pistol, Early 18th C
Three-stage 13 1/4" barrel in .36 cal., signed "Lazarino
Cominazzo" (signature worn) on the top flat of breech, with turned brass muzzle
band. "Roman" lock with border engraved flat lockplate, signed on the back "PAP"
in script. Brass mounts engraved with acanthus design; consisting of trigger
guard, side plate, ramrod thimbles, escutcheon, and butt cap w....

$2995 USD North European Silver Inlaid Smallsword, ca. 1680

Chiseled steel hilt featuring knucklebow, pas d"e;ane, double
shell guards, and ovoid pommel, profusely inlaid overall with silver floral
decoration on a blackened background. Grip wrapped with two sizes of twisted
silver wire. Slender 29 ½" diamond-section blade with the first 4 ½" hexagonal
and inlaid with brass (some loss). Very good conditi....

2950 USD Sauerbier Foot Officer w/ 7 in, battle scene etch
 Sharkskin grip, Leather scabbard, great blade etching with a full 7 inch battle scene

Of slightly diminutive proportions, this fine sword is probably influenced by the moral reform and austerity which swept English culture at the end of the 17th century and survived longer in rural areas. The plain hilt is struck with four quartered marks... (read more)

This sword dates to a period of turmoil for England. With an expanding empire and the residue of the Seven Years War making increased demands on her military, her defenses were thinly spread and worn. In fact, the success of the American Revolution is lar... (read more)

BRITISH/SCOTTISH DRAGOON OFFICER'S SWORD: Circa 1740-1780. The classic Glasgow hilt has light pitting overall. One bar on the ring side is slightly bent separating the rear side guard from the side knuckle guard, however, it is still firm. Approximately half of the original fish skin grip wrapping is present. The 34 ½ inch blade is of a very unusual pattern. On the panel above the ricas....

1,700 GBP flintlock blunderbuss by Wilson Circa 1810

£1,695 New Stock An English officer’s Walloon hilted sword

Following the turbulent years of the Thirty Years War and the English Civil Wars, fencing for self-defense became a necessity for those who could afford training and quality weapons. It distinguished them from and advantaged them over street thugs. As wel... (read more)

2900 USD Civil War Mfg M1860 Staff Officer Sword - Exceptional blade
Very fine, Civil War Manufacture M 1860 Staff Officer Sword.

2900 USD Sauerbier foot officer w/ US in guard-great blade
 Army, Navy and Masonic etching
Acorn & Oak Leaf mounts

2900 USD M 1833 Enlisted Dragoon Saber dated 1837
M 1833 Dragoon Saber. Deep blade and inspector"s markings, excellent scabbard.

2900 USD Fine M1850 Foot Offc Sword - Retail by Tomes, Son & Melvain.
Very fine M 1850 Foot Offc Sword dated 1862 - Retail by Tomes, Son & Melvain.

$2,900.00 USD AN ITALIAN RAPIER C.1680
This sword armed a guard in northern Italy. It has an iron hilt based in form on examples produced in Brescia but shows provincial manufacture. The hilt is decorated throughout with parallel hatch lines, free flowing and in panels. The asymmetrical shell... (read more)

Unmarked but for a partial maker's stamp struck twice on the knuckle bow. Probably provincial or colonial English. The hilt decorated throughout with broad lush scrolling foliage. Grip wrapped in twisted wire with silver ferrules top and bottom in the... (read more)

C.1770-80. Swords of this type served on both sides during the American Revolution. See Neumann 139.S for an identical example. The brass hilt with four slot guard and well modeled lion head pommel retains some gold overlay in protected areas.. The grip i... (read more)

2900 USD Federal Period Cavalry Officer Saber - Gill
Federal Period Cavalry Officer Saber - Gill

£1675 Mid 18th Century English Silver Hilted Hunting Hanger Marked "S:I"

An attractive English silver hilted hunting hanger by the unidentified London maker with the mark "S:I" working between 1740 and 1756. The hilt consists of a knuckle bow which projects into the pommel cap at its base. This is supported by a looped side guard which emanates from the rear quillon, and is attached to the ricasso by a supporting bar, to join the knuckle bow half wa....

£1675 English Silver Hilted Hunting Sword by Mary Carman of London Circa 1746

An attractive English silver hilted hunting sword by Mary Carman (I) of London with hallmarks for 1746/7. The boldly constructed hilt consists of a knuckle bow which projects into the pommel at the top. This is supported by two looped side guards which emanate from the rear qillon to join the knuckle bow in its lower half at the front. The bun-shaped pommel has a separate button. The grip i....

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