Edged Weapons

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SMALL PATTERN 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY “W. H. HORSTMANN & SONS PHILADELPHIA” (ETCHED ON BLADE)

SMALL PATTERN 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY “W. H. HORSTMANN & SONS PHILADELPHIA” (ETCHED ON BLADE)

The blade, measuring 27” long, is scaled down as is the scabbard. These small swords are quite scarce. Etchings are also scaled down to fit the blade which is just under 1” wide. Etchings include… (344-3243). Learn More »

HIGH GRADE FINE CONDITIONED NON-REGULATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 29TH INDIANA OFFICER WOUNDED AT SHILOH

HIGH GRADE FINE CONDITIONED NON-REGULATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 29TH INDIANA OFFICER WOUNDED AT SHILOH

This sword belonged to Captain Daniel Casey of the 29th Indiana who suffered a severe wound to his at Shiloh. The drawn sword meas. approx. 37.50 inches from pommel to point. The blade is in first… (909-26). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

This is a superb example of the large D-guard Bowie knives that were popular with Confederate soldiers during the war for their multi-purpose capabilities. Knife measures 21” long overall, with… (801-11). Learn More »

MODEL 1873 45/70 TROWEL BAYONET

MODEL 1873 45/70 TROWEL BAYONET

Item is an original Model 1873 Springfield trowel bayonet for the 45/70 Trapdoor Springfield rifle. It was patented in April of 1872. Well- constructed of 100% steel, this socket bayonet was developed… (595-920). Learn More »

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

MODEL 1855 BAYONET & SCABBARD

Leather scabbard is in excellent condition. The black leather body shows only light wear and no weak spots. Some minor scuffs and chips to the finish. Brass finial is firmly attached and free of dents… (E2651). Learn More »

MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

Simon Backus Bissell was born in Fairlee, Vt., on October 28, 1808. He was appointed Midshipman on November 6, 1824, Passed Midshipman on June 4 1831, and Lieutenant December 9, 1837. At the beginning… (870-63). Learn More »

ACCOUTREMENT SET PICKED UP AT FREDERICKSBURG

ACCOUTREMENT SET PICKED UP AT FREDERICKSBURG

This group consists of a belt and buckle, percussion cap pouch, and a model 1855 bayonet with scabbard. The waist belt was made by the soldier out of a buff leather cartridge box sling. The slits for… (377-06). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

CIVIL WAR ‘ZOUAVE’ SABER BAYONET WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

This fine bayonet is an original American Civil War ‘Zouave’ style saber bayonet. The total length of this bayonet is 24 ¾” while the graceful-looking blade itself is about 20” long. Issued… (14-1648). Learn More »

ITALIAN MANUFACTURED 1852 PATTERN NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

ITALIAN MANUFACTURED 1852 PATTERN NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

An unusual pattern variant made in 1864. The maker or more likely the supplier’s name is on the top scabbard mount and reads: “V. Labruna/in/Napoli”. The grip is 3 7/8” long and topped with… (870-17). Learn More »

SMALL PATTERN W.H. HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILADELPHIA PRE-CIVIL WAR FOOT OFFICER’S  / NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

SMALL PATTERN W.H. HORSTMANN & SONS, PHILADELPHIA PRE-CIVIL WAR FOOT OFFICER’S / NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

A rather unusual sword that was custom cast by Horstmann utilizing a modified Navy guard from the M1852 Naval Officer’s Sword. The underside of the guard has oak leaves and acorns with a riband with… (344-3244). Learn More »

RELIC CONFEDERATE BRIDLE-CUTTER PIKE BLADE

RELIC CONFEDERATE BRIDLE-CUTTER PIKE BLADE

This excavated pike blade is a rare Confederate relic! The double-edged blade measures 12.5" with a 4" downward curved blade extending from its base. The overall length (blade + socket) is about 18".… (37-383). Learn More »

US C. 1800-1812 ERA SOCKET BAYONET WITH MILITIA STYLE SCABBARD

US C. 1800-1812 ERA SOCKET BAYONET WITH MILITIA STYLE SCABBARD

Blade measures 15 ½” and is marked “D/4” on the underside near the union with the neck. Socket measures 2.75” with small letter “B” above the sight mortise. Nice untouched attic condition… (801-131). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD

European import. Standard regulation hilt with cast brass guard decorated with scroll / leaf designs. Original leather grip with original twisted brass wire. Blade is plain without any importers marks… (344-2567). Learn More »

M1904 U.S. ARMY BOLO KNIFE, WITH SHEATH

M1904 U.S. ARMY BOLO KNIFE, WITH SHEATH

Dated 1914, “SA [Springfield Armory] / 38893”. Total length 17.25”, 12” blade w/5.25” knuckle notched birds-head wooden handle, w/leather lanyard hole. Blade measures 1.375” at base,… (172-4291). Learn More »

M1905 SWORD BAYONET SCABBARD, FOR M1903 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE

M1905 SWORD BAYONET SCABBARD, FOR M1903 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE

Dated 1906, with crisp ”R.I.A.” [Rock Island Arsenal], and “E.H.S.” inspector markings. Leather scabbard with metal throat, 16.625” length, 1.75” in width. Overall length, with japanned… (864-03). Learn More »

AN UNUSUAL MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

AN UNUSUAL MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

Sword meets all the normal requirements for this sword with a few exceptions. It has a metal scabbard instead of the normally seen leather scabbard. The brass mounts with knots are standard as is the… (870-32). Learn More »

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM COLLINS

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM COLLINS

Collins enlisted July 17, 1862 as an Acting Ensign attached to the USS R.R. Cuyler, a ship he served on until July 1863. From Wikipedia we get this about the Cuyler: USS R. R. Cuyler was a steamer in… (344-2580). Learn More »

CIRCA 1812-1820 GERMAN HANGER

CIRCA 1812-1820 GERMAN HANGER

The blade of this interesting sword measures 26”. It has a main fuller running nearly the entire length with a secondary fuller approx. 18” of the length. The last 8 ½” of the blade has a false… (344-3245). Learn More »

EARLY AMERICAN BAYONET, MID-18TH CENTURY

EARLY AMERICAN BAYONET, MID-18TH CENTURY

Untouched attic condition. Socket measures 2 ¾” and has two cracks along lap seams, the entire length. Blade measures 15 ¾” long, 1 1/8” wide. Very narrow slot and short. Overall smooth nice… (377-19). Learn More »

EARLY AMERICAN BAYONET

EARLY AMERICAN BAYONET

Nice untouched attic condition. Mid-18th century. Socket meas. 2 7/8”. Damaged on front of socket. Crude seam lap on neck. Blade length 13 ¼”, width 1 1/8”. Unusual attachment shield neck to… (377-18). Learn More »


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MAGNIFICENT D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, 1850s/60s

Overall length 19.5”, with blade measuring 13.625” in length, 2.125” at base. Strong, formidable, clipped point blade. Exhibits light gray patina with patches of pitting near the base and tip. Minor dings all along the blade. Heavy brass… (30-1787). Learn More »

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