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2950 USD M 1852 Naval Officer Sword - Super Rare Retailer
M 1852 Naval Officer Sword - Super Rare Retailer Shreve, Stanwood & Co of Boston. This is the only example I have seen of a Hoppe sword with this retailer.

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

2,600 GBP beautifully worked French Smallsword circa 1760.
The guard and pommel are pierced steel. The
grip is spirally fluted plaited wire. The blade is of flattened hexagonal
section adorned with a couplet and foliate scroll work. The leather scabbard
has an iron locket, chape and middle band all etched en suite with the blade.
Leather probably a replacement. The couplet reads: 'Ne me tire pas sans
raisons. Ne me remette point sans honneur....

2,600 GBP very unusual 1788 pattern light cavalry sabre with a reticulated guard and a decorated ivory grip.
The reticulation can be folded so as to comply
with the pattern. The blade is approx 90 cms long (longer than usual) and
carries blue and gilt decoration for one third of its length that has
survived only in the smaller of the two fullers. Possibly unique.

2600 Euro Pair boxlock flintlock pistols
Nice small pair pistols from Liège in very fresh condition, nice engravings and carved grips

2,900.00 USD SPANISH RAPIER, EARLY 18TH CENTURY
This is a good example of the rapier as it served in Spain and its colonies in the early 18th century. It is a type equally suitable for civilian or military use. In the latter case, it would have served an officer. The base of the knuckle bow is pierced in the shape of a heart, probably a double entendre. The thick iron guard both balances the long blade and serves as protection against the broad....

2,900.00 USD ENGLISH LION HEAD HANGER
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 is wrapped with copper wire and band. The 26 3/4" curved broad and narrow fullered blade has a long false edge. Swords of this type were privately....

2,900.00 USD SILVER HILTED SMALLSWORD
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 early fashion. Hilt shows minor wear from use. 31 1/2" triangular blade shows mottled medium gray patina with smooth glossy surface. Intriguing ....

2,900.00 USD AN ITALIAN DUELING RAPIER C.1660
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 well, it became the vehicle for settling differences, particularly matters of honor, among the elite and nobility. This sword with its slender thrus....

2900 USD M 1840 Medical Staff Sword -Blade ID - Arthur W. Taylor USA
M 1840 Medical Staff Sword - with etched blade identification to - Arthur W. Taylor U.S,A,.

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 guards have particularly thick, broad edges with central diced diamonds, a popular Brescian motif. The bag shaped base to the quillon block, as w....

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

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

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

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

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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....

£1,795 Irish Queen Anne pistol.
An Irish Queen Anne pistol.

An Irish Queen Anne pistol. 12&157; overall, 7&157; turn off link attached barrel. Octagonal at the breech then cannon barrelled. Flat lockplate, faceted bridleless pan, frizzen en suite. Walnut halfstock with brass mounts comprising grotesque mask buttcap, foliate scroll sideplate, trigger guard with trefoil terminal.
Circa 1690
Early pistol in reasonable conditi....


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£1795 Very Fine Napoleonic Wars 1810 French Cuirassier-Dragoon Sword
In very good order indeed, Klingenthal arsenal marked, made, dated and used in 1810. Very good spear pointed blade. A fabulous French sword used by the Grande Armee of Napoleon, in the Peninsular Campaign era, and in the War of the 100 days, culminating at Waterloo in 1815. There are signs, due to the replaced grip wire form, that continued to be used in the ´Royal´ and then the Second....

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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 décor. Used during the Battle of the Nile, Battle of Trafalgar period, the Peninsular War in Spain, the American War in 1812, and the Battle of Waterloo era. The blade would have been used by in a sword by an British infantry or naval officer, and possibly on his retirement from military or naval serv....

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£1795 Good British Officer´s Flintlock By Samuel Harrison of London Circa 1740.
With fine walnut stock, brass butt cap with grotesque mask and long ears. Good signed flintlock action, fully serviced, and in good operating order. Made and used by an officer in the era of the second Jacobite Rebellion, and the Battle of Culloden. The Battle of Culloden was the final confrontation of the 1745 Jacobite Rising. On 16 April 1746, the Jacobite forces of Charles Edward Stuart fought ....

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£1795 Singularly Fine 18th C. British Light Inf. Sword, Captured French Blade
The blade is identical to a sword blade from a very fine French Oriental Du Consulat Officer´s Sword illustrated in Armes Blanches, Symbolism, Inscriptions, Marquages, Forbisseurs by Jen Hoste and Jean-Jaques Buigne. Page 13../ The symbols engraved are the crescent moon with star constellation with Venus, and the resplendent sun. The moon was the symbol for the man, for death and for life, t....

$3500.00 CAD NORTHERN EUROPEAN RAPIER
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

2,850.00 USD SOUTH CAROLINA MILITIA OFFICER'S SWORD
Indian maiden pattern (1821 pattern, Peterson #69) with specific South Carolina theme. Fully modeled Indian Maiden pommel. The counter guard with the Indian maiden with bow and arrow is repeated in full figure. She holds a staff mounted by a Liberty cap, obscured by a palmetto. Behind, a stars & bars shield with a broad ribbon gracefully forming an X obscuring it. To the left, the American eag....

$2,850.00 SPANISH RAPIER CA.1690
This beautiful Spanish espada de conchas dates to late 17th-early 18th c. Blade is 98 cm long, marked IN SOLINGEN on both sides. Rapier is 112 cm overall. The wonderful hand-chiseled hilt features stylized lions, crowns, birds, florals and has decorative cut-outs on the edges. The rapier is tight and nicely-balanced. Excellent, expressive Spanish sword!

2,850.00 USD FRENCH SILVER HILT SMALLSWORD PARIS, 1798
This sword represents, in silver, a style which became near universal for the period, most often in polished steel. Its elaborately pierced and studded hilt, which bears Paris hallmarks for 1798, is designed to dazzle in sun or candle light. The blade bears relatively simple decoration, embellished in gold, including a panel with a cabalistic inscription. It dates to the Directory period which pre....

2850 USD M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber
M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber - transition 1840 / 1860 period blade by Clemen & Jung

2850 USD M 1833 Dragoon Saber - Ames
Fine M 1833 Dragoon Saber - Ames

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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....

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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....

£1750 Scottish Military Basket Hilted Backsword dating to the Middle to Third Quarter of the 18th Century

 
A representative example of a Scottish military basket hilted backsword from the middle or third quarter of the 18th century. The sword is typical of a type manufactured in England for lower ranks in Highland Regiments, such as The Black Watch, and fencible regiments, for service in the Scottish Highlands, before and after the 1745 Rebellion, and then overseas, particularly in the Americas. ....

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£1750 Very Good 1803 British Flank Officer´s Battle Sword Napoleonic Wars
With copper gilt pierced hilt with King George IIIrd cypher The blade is superbly etched with a the royal crest and royal cypher of King George IIIrd, stands of arms, flags, standards and banners, however it is very difficult to photograph due to flash reflections, but easy and better to see under hand held inspection. Used in the Peninsular War, Waterloo & The War of 1812 by a British Officer of ....

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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....

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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 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.

2,800.00 USD SPANISH RAPIER EARLY 18TH CENTURY
This sword represents the rapier as it was used in Spain and her colonies in 18th century. It is, in fact, the final form of the rapier which, by this time had been replaced by the small-sword in the rest of Europe. It is a form of the cup-hilt with a solid "melon slice" form guard which extends to form the knuckle bow. The blade is earlier and signed JOHANNES BRACH. That signature was popular amo....

2800 USD Ames Mfg. Co. Militia officer, Knights head, MOP
Needle etched Ames address

2800 USD Ivory grip Eagle hilt, blue, white & gold blade
 Tri - color blade. Engraved brass scabbard, ivory grip

2800 USD Sauerbier Brass hilt Non-regulation, Pewter grip
 Seldom seen pattern by Sauerbier

2800 USD Horster, Civil War Non-Reg. Cavalry Officer
  Horster, Civil War Non-Reg. Cavalry Officer

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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, ....

2,750.00 USD EUROPEAN CAVALRY SWORD C.1620-40
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....

2750 USD Rare variant M 1832 Foot Artillery Sword
Rare variant M 1832 Foot Artillery Sword By C. Klauberg New York

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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....

£1,695 English officer&#acute;s Walloon hilted sword
An English officer&#acute;s Walloon hilted sword

An English officer&#acute;s Walloon hilted sword 40&157; overall, 33&157; double edged blade with 3 narrow fullers, engraved Andria Ferara, with Passau Wolf mark. Steel hilt with engraved and pierced shell guards, globular pommel, wooden grip with remnants of original brass wire.
C1700/20
Sword in very good condition with the exception of the ....


2,700.00 USD GERMAN DISH HILT RAPIER C.1660
The decline of the use of armor in response to the increased use of firearms resulted in fighting techniques which relied on agility and lighter weapons. The thrust became an effective attack and rapiers became smaller with hilts relying primarily on a frontal plate or pair of plates. This example is a dish hilt rapier in its later form. Its brass hilt was undoubtedly overlaid in gold originally. ....

2700 USD M 1850 Foot Offcer mkd. H. G. Hamlin jr.
Rare m1850 Foot Officer Sword By H. G. Hamlin jr. Of Cincinatti, Ohio

2700 USD Solid Silver Hilt - Naval Officer Sword
Silver hilted -Non Regulation Naval Officer Sword. French pattern completely unmarked.

$2695 USD Italian Town Sword, Rapier, ca. 1640





Iron hilt featuring straight quillons with acorn finials
chiseled with foliate design. Knucklebow with triple central knob, screwed to
the chiseled ovoid pommel. Long chiseled quillon block, single side ring with
central triple knob feature (old brazed repair), matching the knucklebow. Wood
grip with twisted copper wire wrap and turks heads. Narrow 37" oval-section
blade ....

£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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