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NORTHERN EUROPEAN BROADSWORD: Circa 1630-1640. 33 ½ inch blade by 1 ½ inch wide. The cross-guard is engraved on the right side, faint on the outer ring. Note the thumb ring on the left side. The grip wrapping looks to be an early Victorian restoration. VG

GERMAN HUNTING SWORD: Circa 1670. The long 32 ¾ “ slender blade is very fine. The left fuller is engraved “ME FECIT” (made by) and the right fuller is engraved “…CHINI” (maker unknown). Iron Crusader style hilt with clamshell guard and wire-wrapped grip. A classic example of an early German Hunting Sword.

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 in the inside shells. Three are indistinct, evidently as struck as the hilt is not worn. The cause probably was provincially produced stamps of i....

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.

££2150 Scottish Military Basket Hilted Backsword probably of the 91st Foot 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 overseas, particularly in the Americas. The swords ....

£2,150 1788 Light Cavalry Trooper&#acute;s sword by Woolley
A 1788 Light Cavalry Trooper&#acute;s sword by Woolley

££2150 Superior Silver Hilted Small Sword with London Hallmarks for 1756 by James Bennett

A superior 18th century English silver hilted small sword in overall good condition with hallmarks for London 1756 and a makers mark comprised of the letters "I B" inside a shield which are probably for John Bennett (I or II) - both 18th century silver hilted swordmakers based in Threadneedle Street in the City of London. Typically, the silver hilt consists of a double shell ....

££2150 British Grenadier Hanger by Samuel Harvey Circa 1750

An attractive British Infantry Hanger or "Scimitar" of the Royal Regiment of Foot 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....

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....

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

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 ....

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....

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....

2900 USD M 1860 medical Staff - presented to Dr. McCandliss 110th OVI
M 1860 Staff - presented to Dr. McCandliss 110th OVI.

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 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,.

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....

2850 USD Non Regulation - Scroll Hilt - Oregon Terr. Seal
Non Regualtion - "Scroll Hilt" - Gold wash blade - Oregon Territory Seal.

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 1833 Dragoon Saber - Ames
Fine M 1833 Dragoon Saber - Ames

2,800.00 USD FRENCH SMALLSWORD C.1700-20
Gilt copper hilt with symmetrical shell guards and large ring arms. The hilt is decorated in scrolls, foliage and high relief flower buds all with gold overlay virtually complete on stippled copper ground. The grip is finely wrapped in copper wire and band as counterpoint. The 28 1/2" colichemarde blade is decorated in foliage, military arms display, lattice panels and a central device of baroque ....

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

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

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

2,750.00 USD CELTIC BROADSWORD C.400-100 B.C.
La Tene culture. Type known in Norse as a svaerd, identifying it as a slashing sword with rounded tip not meant for thrusting. 29 7/8" total length with characteristic rounded shoulders for a drooping Inverted U shaped guard. Excavated. The edges showing irregular erosion due to the structure of the forged iron and the fact that they were originally thinned further in towards the middle than a typ....

3500 GBP Samurai sword by Yamashiro no Kami Fujiwara no Nobutoshi
This Nobutoshi is 1st gen Nobutoshi.

His real name is Kuroda Seiemon.

Nobutoshi worked on Tenwa era in Himeji castle

Cutting edge : 63.3cm

Sori : 0.8cm

Jigane : Itame-hada and masame-hadaÃ

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

£1,995 English mortuary hilted sword
An English mortuary hilted sword

An English mortuary hilted sword 42&157; overall, 35 1/2&157; double edged blade with 2 long fullers marked Andrea Farrara and the talismatic numbers 155 and 1689. Sheet steel hilt with masks and foliage, hilt of pairs of bars, globular pommel decorated en suite, bobbin turned wooden grip.
Blade patinated but in good condition, hilt with one bar missing....

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£1995 Fabulousl 1800´s British Naval Officer´s ´Blue & Gilt´ Bladed Sword Stick
An absolute beauty of a sword from a Royal Naval captain of the Napoleonic Wars. It has a most superb fully engraved blade with King George IIIrd´s cypher and with finest blue and gilt décor. Used during the Battle of the Nile, the Battle of Trafalgar, the Peninsular War in Spain, the American War in 1812 periods. The blade would have been fitted in it´s regular sword fittings by ....

£1,995 Massive Indian bullock wagon guards blunderbuss
A Massive Indian bullock wagon guards blunderbuss

£1,995 Carbine made for Portuguese service
Carbine made for Portuguese service

Carbine made for Portuguese service. 35 1/2&157; overall with 20&157; round carbine bore barrel. With rounded border engraved lock with crown &#acute;GR&#acute;, British ordinance mark and tower to the tail. Hand rail stock with Regulation type brass mounts, engraved with Portuguese regimental marks and sling swivel. With swivel ramrod.
Circa 1810.
Made fr....

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£1995 Very Beautiful 18th Century French Flintlock Circa 1740
With a very fine and fabulous looking tiger stripe maple wood stock, bearing a superb patina. Signed lock and all steel mounts. Long eared buttcap typical of the 1740´s period flintlocks that saw service in the Anglo French Seven Years War in Europe and America. And continually right through the Napoleonic Wars. As with all our antique guns no license is required as they are all unrestricted....

£1,995 A French Officer’s pistol model 1816
A French Officer’s pistol model 1816

A French Officer’s pistol model 1816 14 1/2" overall. 8" barrel dated 1816 on the tang with rear sight & fore sight. Lockplate engraved but rubbed, brass pan & throat hole cock, chequered walnut half stock with domed butt cap & brass fore end
Pistol in good condition although engraving appears to have been delibera....

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£1995 Very Rare, Royal Navy Open Half-Basket Hilted Sword, with Pierced Anchor
This is a super Royal Naval sword from the early to mid 19th century, and a most rarely seen type. The guard has a fully carved and open half-basket pierced hilt, inset with a royal, crowned anchor. The grip is carved ribbed horn with fine and original multi wire binding. Plain steel, Wilkinson post 1827 pattern blade. Swords of this rare form are described, in the pre-eminent standard work ´....

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£1995 Stunning 19th Century British Regimental Hussars Mamaluke Style Sabre
This is a stunning mamaluke sword, in excellent condition for its age, and used by a British hussar or lancer officer. Mamalukes were used in the British army from the Waterloo era up to and past the Crimean War era of the 1850´s. Sword maker marked by Lambert Brown and Co of London and Dublin. A most similar pattern to the British General´s pattern mamaluke, but this is the Hussars ve....

A superb Georgian Grenadier Company Officer´s Sword with 29 3â

£1,995 1796 heavy cavalry troopers sword.
A 1796 heavy cavalry troopers sword.

 A 1796 heavy cavalry troopers sword. 39&157; overall, 4&157; straight fullered blade, hatchet point. Signed on the back edge &#acute;Dawes, Birmm.&#acute; and with crowned broad arrow inspectors mark on right hand side. Steel disk hilt, langets removed, leather covered wooden grip. In its original iron scabbard with two suspension rings.
Circa ....

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£1995 Very Good 1822 Presentation Sword to Ens. Samson The 1st West India Regt.
A very rare sword to see indeed with a fabulous blade. A British Army West India Regiment Officer´s presentation sword is so rare is that we believe this is the first we have ever seen in over 40 years. Presented in 1855 by Col William Lockyer Freestun, [formerly of the 93rd Highland Regt. Of Foot] a Colonel in the service of Her Catholic Majesty the Queen Regent of Spain. Who was granted th....

£1,995 A Light Cavalry Officer&#acute;s sword with 17th century blade (1)
A Light Cavalry Officer&#acute;s sword with 17th century blade (1)

A Light Cavalry Officer&#acute;s sword with 17th century blade 39&157; overall. 33&157; double edged blade with single broad fuller with running wolves mark and to both sides and Andrea X FEAA. Engraved &156;10th Hussars&157; and &156;E A Wood&157; in a ribbon. Honeysuckle hilt with chequered pommel and back strap. Fish skin ....

£1,995 very fine flintlock travelling pistol by Philip Bond.
A very fine flintlock travelling pistol by Philip Bond.

. A very fine flintlock travelling pistol by Philip Bond. 8 1/2&157; overall with 2 ¾&157; turn off 28 bore round brass barrel. Turn off barrel engraved at the muzzle with London proofmarks, brass boxlock action, well engraved with trophy of arms and &#acute;P. Bond&#acute; to right hand side. Left hand side, military trophies ....

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£1995 Fabulous & Rare18th century ´Pineapple Pattern´ Silver Hilted Small Sword
Excellent all silver deep relief ´pineaple skin´ nail head chisseling to all of the hilt Fully chisseled pommel, double shell crossguard, knuckle bow, quillon pas dans and grip. A finely engraved trefoil rapier type blade with an unusual design within the engraved pattern, of a stag under a resplendant sun. The pineapple is one of the most desirable symbolic representations for collec....

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£1995 Ancestral Bladed Shin Gunto Sword With Shinto Blade Circa 1650
An Imperial WW2 officer mounted sword with a 370 year old traditional samurai sword blade. The whole sword is a super example. All the traditional mounts are very good indeed, it´s combat saya is lacqured steel and the blade is simply wonderful. If one wanted an ancient samurai sword that has been used contantly for around 400 years in combat, right up to the end of the war in 1945, you wou....

£1,995 A Marmaluke Lancer’s Sword
A Marmaluke Lancer’s Sword

£1,995 . A 1796 heavy cavalry troopers sword
. A 1796 heavy cavalry troopers sword

£1,995 1796 light cavalry officer&#acute;s sword with pipe back blade (2)
1796 light cavalry officer&#acute;s sword with pipe back blade (2)

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£1985 Very Good British, Napoleonic Wars Officer´s-Duelling Flintlock Pistol.
Napoleonic Wars Era fine English flintlock, made by Dunderdale, Mabson and Labron. With original ivory tipped ramrod. Lock signed and with rolling frizzen. Good action and finely engraved brass mounts with pineapple finial trigger guard. Fine juglans regia walnut stock. Used by an officer in the Peninsular campaign and the Battle of Waterloo era. Good working action15 inches long overall. As with ....

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 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 ....

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