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Click and use the code 18963 to search for this item on the dealer website

£2495 Very Nice Kyu-Gunto Japanese Officers Sword With a Shinto Ancestral Blade
WW2 Surrendered sword with an ancestral Samurai blade, made around 350 years ago in the Edo period [Kanbun to Jokyo eras, 1661-1688]. This sword was used originally used for around 200 plus years as a traditional Katana by numerous samurai. It was then mounted as a kyu gunto katana, [with a guarded metal hilt and metal saya] initially for the Russian-Japanese war of 1904, and it was then used cont....

£2,495 A Foot Guards Officers half basket sword
A Foot Guards Officers half basket sword

A Foot Guards Officers half basket sword, 39&157; overall, 32 1/2&157; narrow blade with twin fullers, half basket comprosing of three bars filled with C-scrolls. Heart shaped before the hand, urn shaped fluted before the pommel, shark skin grip with twisted gilt wire.
Circa 1790
A beautiful sword, good condition, blade pattinated.
Very similar swor....

£2,495 Royal Horseguards basket hilted sword
A Royal Horseguards basket hilted sword

A Rare Royal Horseguards basket hilted sword 41&157; overall, 35 1/2&157; broad blade with twin fullers with GR crown to one side and &#acute;Harvey&#acute; engraved on the other. Basket hilt welded from pierced panels and straps, bun shaped pommel grip, possibly original leather with twisted wire. C1755
An attractive large sword in good condition, blad....

£2,495 A fine Dutch officer&#acute;s plug bayonet
A fine Dutch officer&#acute;s plug bayonet

A fine Dutch officer&#acute;s plug bayonet. 16&157; overall, 10 ¾&157; spear pointed blade with fuller and sharpened back edge. Gilt decorated blade engraved &#acute;PRO ARIS A LOCIS&#acute; (&#acute;For our Altars and our Hearths&#acute;). Brass mounts turned hardwood handle in its original black leather and brass mounted scabbard with si....

£2,495 A Yeomanry 1796 Light Cavalry Officer&#acute;s Sword
A Yeomanry 1796 Light Cavalry Officer&#acute;s Sword

 A Yeomanry 1796 Light Cavalry Officer&#acute;s Sword with blue and gilt blade 35&157; overall, 30 1/2&157; curved blade with single fuller, with blue and gilt decoration for ¾ of its length and crown GR, royal coat of arms, trophies of arms and sprays of foliage. Stirrup shaped hilt fish skin grip with triple twisted ....

£2,495 Rare Hudson Valley Fowler C.1750
A Rare Hudson Valley Fowler C.1750

A Hudson Valley flintlock Fowler, long musket of Dutch origin 671/2" overall, 52" round steel barrel with large foresight, later Birmingham proof marks at the breech, slightly rounded lock plate indistinctly marked under pan, secured with two side nails, rounded Swan neck cock, bridled frizzen, ,full stocked possibly in Maple to 7" from muzzle ....

£2,495 A model 1816 pistol by S North
A model 1816 pistol by S North

3600 Euro 1st Empire sabre of an infantry officer on horse
Sabre with ebony grip and silvered brass mounts, blued and gilded blade

3950 USD M 1840 Cavalry Officer Sword - Type 1 Sauerbier
M 1840 Cavalry Officer Sword - Type 1 Sauerbier.

3950 USD Lion-Monkey Head Cavalry Saber - open guard
Lion-Monkey Head Cavalry Saber - open guard

3900 USD M 1852 Naval Officer Sword by Collins dated 1862
M 1852 Naval Officer Sword By Collins and retailed by unlisted retailer---Wendt &Co. N.Y.

Provincial made example of Norman #58 form, which he dates possibly about 1560 and later. Directly descended from the cruciform broadsword with straight slightly canted cross guard, large ring side guard connected to the knuckle bow and small lower guard with a sprung in plate with decorative piercing. Left side with three curved bars. Large ovoid pommel. Grip wrapped in copper and brass wire. 38 ....

The French Revolution, inspired by the successful American Revolution, came on the heels of social and cultural change. Class distinction, long accepted and thought by the nobility to be a birthright, divided the populous. This sword was carried by a member of the upper class. Its silver hilt is delicately pierced and embellished with faceted stud designed to glitter in the candle lit world of the....

Perhaps Flemish, this sword bears the name of the seller, Bressard, of rue du Madeline, Brussels, at the forte. Above, an angle with flag and impaled coronet indicating the nobility of its owner. The iron hilt is beautifully enriched with high relief figures of military arms, musical instruments flags, foliage and the globe, on a rich gold ground. The elements have symbolic meaning, some, such as ....

3900 USD Rare - Ames Eagle Head - Louisiana Seal
Rare - Ames Eagle Head - Louisiana State Seal.

3900 USD Sharp & Hamilton Confederate Cavalry Saber -
Sharp & Hamilton / Nashville Plow Works. These were early war Confederate Cavalry sabers

3900 USD Minty Ames Mfg. Co. Militia officer, Knights head
 Frosty bright blade with Needle etched Ames address.

£2450 Turkish Ottoman Yataghan Dated 1212 / 1797/8 With Scabbard

An excellent example of a Turkish Yataghan of high quality and in good condition. The single-edged blade is characteristically slightly curved and inlaid with silver patterns of lines, flowers and foliage along its length. An inlaid panel bears a brief inscription including the date on one face. The gilt-copper hilt extends over the lower portion of the blade and is decorated over its surfa....

£2,450 A German Pikeman’s Sword Was £ 2,995 Now £2,495
A German Pikeman’s Sword Was £ 2,995 Now £2,495

A Rare German Pikeman’s Sword 38 1/2" overall, 33" double edged blade with broad fuller with running wolf mark, orb and cross mark and armourer’s mark on both sides. Steel guard of flattened bars with vertical ’S’ shaped cross guard and a pair of vertically recurved quillons with fish....

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£2450 Superb Solid Silver Hilted American War Of Independence Era Sword
Made by one of the great 18th century London silversmiths, in 1782. London was the premier centre for silver in Europe and some of it´s finest makers made swords the great and the good of all nations, especially America. This whole sword is made entirely in the manner of one of the greatest British Georgian architects and designers, Robert Adam. With it´s typical, gracious, ´Ada....

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£2450 Superb and Beautiful King George IVth Sword of Major General David Walker
An officer of much combat service and of considerable distinction. Before a General he was a young officer in the 60th Foot, then, on his majority, serving in the 20th Foot, the Royal Corsican Rangers, and then Lt Col. Of the 58th Foot. He served at the taking of Port au Prince, with distinction in the war with France, in the Expedition to Egypt in 1801 and the Siege of Alexandria, he further serv....

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£2450 Stunning Solid Silver Gilt George III Small Sword Circa 1770
Hallmarked Silver Dated 1763 by William Kinman of London. Colishmarde bladeblade etched with scrollwork over the forte (rubbed), silver hilt finely cast and chased with boldly writhen borders and scrollwork, comprising oval dish-guard struck twice with the maker`s mark (indistinct), a pair of quillons, arms, knuckle-guard with scrolling terminal, and spirally fluted oval pommel, the grip with chas....

£2450 Scottish 1798 Pattern Highland Infantry Officer's Broadsword

A good example of a Scottish 1798 Pattern Highland Infantry Officer's basket hilted broadsword.  The fully formed basket is made from bronze / copper bars brazed together. The hilt was originally gilded but only traces of this now remain in the recesses of the joins to the guard bars. The dome shaped pommel is decorated with four sets of triple lines which radiate from the screw threa....

3,850 GBP http://www.spoils-of-war.co.uk/sabre72.htm

Changing fencing techniques necessitated greater protection from the frontal thrust and resulted in guard variations including the cup hilt, dish hilt and shell guard, all of which were produced simultaneously. The shell guard portends the small sword hilt which remained effective for over 150 years. This example with its 34 1/4" SOLINGEN marked blade relies for its primary defense, on a pair of s....

3850 USD Scarce Staff & Field - Gutta Percha Grip
Gutta percha grips are seldom found. 1862 dated Non Regulation Staff & Field. Blade dated and Collins marked.

This large rapier was produced for private purchase and could have served a military officer or civilian equally well. The deep iron cup protected the hand which was positioned with two fingers ahead of the cross guard. The large pommel balanced the blade which bears the motto AUDACES FORTUNA JUVA TIMIDOSQUE REPELLIT (Fortune favors the bold and repels the coward). The proportions suggest use on h....

3,800.00 USD GERMAN RAPIER C.1660-80
This is an example of the rapier in Northern Europe as it evolved in the second half of the 17th century. A lighter hilt provided greater maneuverability without sacrificing protection. The design here employs an intriguing slender profile with slightly concave surfaces, probably a further effort to optimize weight, with a very handsome result.
Blade length: 32 1/4"

This is an exceptional example of the type of side arm carried for civilian protection throughout Europe and America in the mid 17th century. A troubled world saw Civil War in England on the tails of the Thirty Years War which devastated Northern Europe. The hilt is chiseled in high relief with hounds heads on serpentine bodies which bear a distinct resemblance to the dolphin heads popular in Ital....

3800 USD Silver grip, pre-war Militia officer by Horstmann
 High grade, pre war Militia officer by Horstmann with the unusual feature of no U.S. designs on the blade and a federal shield with 7 stripes and no stars on the scabbard.

3800 USD Collins & Co. 1861 dated M1840 Cavalry Officer
 Very ornate Guard & Pommel, Brass Mounted Scabbard

3800 USD Confederate Short Artillery by W. J. McElroy
The McElroy swords are similar to the Johnson swords but have No Blade fullers.

Click and use the code 16133 to search for this item on the dealer website

£2350 Spectacular Peninsular War Rifles Officer´s Battle & Dress Sword
A stunning sword, a variant of the 1803 GR cypher hilted sword with lion pommel, but the most scarce pierced Light Infantry Bugle half basket. Fully engraved blade with royal cypher and coat of arms with motto. Blade with old edge cuts and edge losses. This sword has spent two full days being professionally cleaned and conserved as it had been left undisturbed for likely 150 years. During the Peni....

Click and use the code 18778 to search for this item on the dealer website

£2350 Stunning Antique Ancestral Bladed Sword In WW2 Shingunto Mounts
Now looking just as beautiful as it did before it was surrendered in WW2. We originally owned this sword in 2009, in it´s completely untouched condition, and frankly in a most shabby yet honest order. We sold it ´as is´ to a client with a recommendation to restore, but, he never quite got round to have the restoration, that was crying out to achieved, undertaken. So we were delig....

Click and use the code 18514 to search for this item on the dealer website

£2350 Japanese WW2 Officer´s Sword Ritsumeikan Tarenjo Smith, Sakurai Masayuki
A jolly nice gendaito blade by Masayuki, grey due to use, but showing superb potential with and incredibly vibrant hamon. All good traditional type 95 mounts and tsuba, with a leather bound combat steel saya. A very good and sound example of these much sought after swords of Imperial Japan, Ritsumeikan Tarenjo

Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto had a small forge (tanrenjo) set up during World War....

£2,350.00 Crisp Pair of Pocket Pistols
A Crisp Pair of Flintlock Pocket Pistols by Siddons. With round turn-off barrels engraved with a and of foliage at the muzzles and a band of foliate at the breech, stamped below with Birmingham proofs, line engraved actions decorated with a trophy of arms to the right and signed "e;SIDDONS"e; on a plaque infant of a trophy of arms to the left, fitted with sliding safety catches that also l....

By the 18th century, hunting for sport had evolved into a favorite pastime of the nobility who owned the land and the right to hunt. Among the adversaries which could test a hunters prowess were boar, bear, and stag each of which could turn on a hunter with a fatal attack. The plug bayonet, inspired by its 17th century military model, provided a weapon after the gun had discharged. Its popularity ....

3700 USD Non Regulation Staff / Field Officer Sword - Texas Star?
Non Regulation navy or Staff & Field Officer Sword - ( Texas ) Star Over anchor

$3695 USD Silver Inlaid Transitional Rapier/Smallsword, ca. 1660
Blackened steel hilt featuring asymmetrical shell guard,
horizontally recurved quillons, pas d"e;ane, and heart-shaped pommel, all
decorated ensuite with inlaid silver floral and geometric design. Grip wrap of
twisted copper wire with turks heads, likely the original. Hexagonal-section 30"
blade with central fuller stamped "EN TOLEDO" on both sides and bearing an

$3695 USD Styrian (Austria) Dusegge, Sinclair Sabre, Late 16th C
The dusegge is a basket-hilted sword unique to Southern
Germany, Austria, and Hungary. The curved blade is patterned after the blades of
the Ottoman Turks, whom they battled with for centuries. Many of these swords
can be found in the arsenals of Austria, especially Styria, and can be seen
today at the Landsmuseum in Graz. They were a very effective slashing weapon
favored by light caval....

3675 USD CSA Cavalry Saber - 1st model Keansville - flat cast guard
CSA Cavalry Saber - 1st model Keansville - flat cast guard.

3650 USD Clauberg M1840 U.S. Cavalry Officer - Bold Etch
 Embellished hilt, pommel & Very Bold blade etching

£2,295 WIV Cavalry Pistol
A WIV Cavalry Pistol

£2,295 A New Land Pattern Pistol.
A New Land Pattern Pistol.

 A New Land Pattern Pistol. to B Troop, The Cheshire Yeomanry A Troop, 9" barrel with ordnance proofs. Stepped bolted lock with engraving at tail , engraved ’Tower’ with crown over ’GR’, semi-waterproof pan, flat ring necked cock , stamped TL [Thomas Lowndes walnut fullstock with storekeeper’s mark & ordnance ownersh....

£2,295 A flintlock Yeomanry carbine
A flintlock Yeomanry carbine

A flintlock Yeomanry carbine 37" overall. 21" carbine bore barrel with proof marks. Flat lockplate engraved ’Tower 1840’ on the tail, Crown VR & inspector’s mark under the pan, ring neck cock, full stock with rifle style trigger guard, sling swivel & swivel ramrod.
Dated 1840
VR flintlocks are rare, good condition.


£2,295 William IV New Land pattern pistol
A William IV New Land pattern pistol

A William IV New Land pattern pistol 15 1/2&157; overall, 9&157; round barrel, stepped bolted border engraved lockplate, ring neck border engraved cock, barrel stamped with a crowned MR for Portugal. Walnut fullstock with board of Ordnance mark, butt drilled for lanyard thong, domed brass butt cap, trigger guard and sideplate, swivel ramrod
. C1830
Very g....

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£2295 Flintlock Holster Pistol by Ketland & Co, Circa 1780.
Possibly American made with typical American plainer mounts and non proved barrel. Ketland & Co. Lock. With round steel barrel, flat lock plate signed ‘Ketland & Co’ figured walnut full-stock decorated with plain barrel tang and completed with plain engraved brass mounts comprising long-eared butt cap, open pierced side plate, steel belt hook, trigger guard with acorn finial, turned ramr....

Click and use the code 18857 to search for this item on the dealer website

£2275 Wonderful Zulu War Souvenir. Regt. Marked 1st Bt 24th Foot Drummers Sword
Dated as issued in 1875. Two items just in, but sold separately by us from a fabulous Zulu War collection. Beautifully regimentally marked for the 1st [battalion] WK [Warwickshire Regt, 24th Foot]. B,15 [sword rack number], with issued date of 1875. Made by Robert Mole. Many soldiers of the 1st battalion [Warwickshire Regt.] fought, and sadly all perished, the day before the successfull VC action ....

3,600.00 USD AN ITALIAN RAPIER C.1640.
This charming rapier was produced in Northern Italy to provide the owner with the latest form which responded to changing fighting tactics. Italian fencing masters led the world in the evolution of tactics and changes in sword styles originated in Italy before becoming popular throughout Europe. In this example, the blade is of traditional rapier form, scaled down slightly to increase speed and ag....

This sword served a soldier in a Scottish regiment of the British military. It has a leather covered grip. A maker's mark to the blade suggests that it was produced in Germany as were many English swords. The failed Jacobite rebellion of 1745-6 resulted in the disarming of the Scots and abolition of many highland customs. The last quarter century, however, brought such widespread military pres....

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