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

3,900.00 USD GERMAN SWEPT HILT RAPIER C.1580
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 ....

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

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

£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 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 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....


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£2495 Superb 18th Century Solid Silver Hilted Slotted Hilt EIC Cavalry Sabre
Lion´s head pommel, spiral turned ebony grip, with silver triple wire binding and two silver rivets. Slotted hilt with fretted, open diamond form insert. Long curved blade with clipped back tip. In overall superb condition. A typical sword as used by officers serving under Wellington in his EIC Army campaign against Tippu Sultan, and the fourth Mysore War. Fourth Anglo-Mysore War
After Hora....

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£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 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 An English Dragoon Basket Hilted Sword c1740 Was £2,695 Now £ 2,495
An English Dragoon Basket Hilted Sword c1740 Was £2,695 Now £ 2,495

An English Dragoon Basket Hilted Sword 41 1/2" long, 35" backsword blade struck on both sides with a crown GR & Iefries (believed to be Jefferies) Hilt formed of 4 pierced panels & bars with oval rein ring. Original wooden grip now wrapped in shark skin, domed headed pommel & old re....


£2,495 An Indian short Matchlock carbine
An Indian short Matchlock carbine

An Indian short Matchlock carbine 41" overall, 24" octagonal barrel with blade foresight, standing rearsight retained by brass & iron bands. Brass side plate engraved ’LT George H Fagan 3rd Bengal Volunteers Seringapatam April.May 1799’. Pierced trigger & curved serpentine, round pan (missing its hinged cover). Teak full stock wi....


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

£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 ....


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.

3,850.00 USD GERMAN SHELL GUARD RAPIER C.1640
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....

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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....

£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....

£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 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....

£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....

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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....

3,800.00 USD SPANISH CUP-HILTED RAPIER C.1700
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"

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.

3,800.00 USD NORTH EUROPEAN RAPIER C.1650
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.

3,700.00 USD RARE FRENCH SILVER MOUNTED REVERSIBLE PLUG BAYONET C.1760
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
ancho....

$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

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£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....

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£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....

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£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....

3,600.00 USD FRENCH SILVER HILTED SMALLSWORD C.1790
Large fighting proportions with 32 1/4" triangular section colichemarde blade decorated with scrolling foliage at the forte. Oval guard pierced with scrolls surrounding faceted studs and hatched panels. The motifs repeated on the knuckle guard and pommel. Silver wire wrapped grip. Original black leather scabbard with silver suspension mounts and lacking the tip mount. Blade with glossy gray patina....

3,600.00 USD SCOTTISH REGIMENTAL BROADSWORD C.1800-20
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....

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....

$3,595.00 SPANISH ESPADA DE CONCHAS RAPIER CA.1650
This Spanish espada de conchas rapier is mounted with a 102 cm long blade [not counting the ricasso], marked TOMAS DAIALA inside the fullers. Ricasso is marked with what appears to be a crowned mark, now indistinct. The rapier is completely original, including the grip wrap, and measures 120 cm overall. The front shell is decorated with a stylized Spanish lion amid floral scrolls and tendrils. The....

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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....

£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.

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£2,295 WIV Cavalry Pistol
A WIV Cavalry Pistol

£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....


3,550.00 USD AMERICAN SILVER HILTED HANGER C.1770
Form identical to Peterson's Silver Mounted Swords section, #19. Unmarked hilt comprising recurved guard with hound head terminals, rain proof base mount grip ferrule and scalloped pommel cap with relief demonic animal face. The quillon block very notable, decorated with a splay of military arms to the right side and the back with a sleeping lion with a groggy, almost human face. The arms dist....

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£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 ....

3250 Euro Long boxlock french flintlock pistols
Pair of screw-off barrel pistols, with security behind the folding trigger, engraved, in very good condition (traces of blue), circa 1780, 31 cm long

3250 Euro 1st Empire Headquarter officer sabre
Gilded brass sabre ( worn) with a Minerva head on the crossguard, checkered ebony grip(cracked), pommel has laurel leafs decoration, hilt decorated with trophies of war and cuirass, engraved grey blade, brass scabbard with adapted top

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