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MASSIVE AND CLASSIC CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE

MASSIVE AND CLASSIC CONFEDERATE D-GUARD BOWIE

Nothing symbolizes the early-war Confederate soldier like the D-guard Bowie or fighting knife. Knives for personal defense were common throughout the south before the war, popularized by tales of Jim… (1060-61). Learn More »

CS SPEAR POINT SIDE KNIFE

CS SPEAR POINT SIDE KNIFE

The overall length of this knife is approx. 12.75 inches in length. Knife looks to have been made using a Richmond pike blade. The double-edged blade meas. approx. 7.75 inches long. Each edge shows a… (1061-57). Learn More »

US MODEL 1910 BOLO MADE AT SPRINGFIELD ARMORY IN 1912

US MODEL 1910 BOLO MADE AT SPRINGFIELD ARMORY IN 1912

The bolo knife was intended for use by engineers, machine gun crews and hospital corpsmen who might also have to clear brush, improvise stretchers, etc.  The 1910 pattern was an improvement upon the… (1047-193). Learn More »

FIERCE LOOKING WORLD WAR TWO FOLDING KNIFE WITH ID

FIERCE LOOKING WORLD WAR TWO FOLDING KNIFE WITH ID

Overall length of the open knife is approx. 12 inches in length. The clipped point blade meas. approx. 7.25 inches long x 0.75 of an inch wide at its base. Surface is bright with light scattered… (2020-50). Learn More »

SCARCE FIRST PATTERN IRON MOUNTED US ARMY MODEL 1880 HUNTING KNIFE

SCARCE FIRST PATTERN IRON MOUNTED US ARMY MODEL 1880 HUNTING KNIFE

The Civil War taught officers and military theorists the virtues of earthworks and field fortifications that could be thrown up quickly. The 1870s were a decade of experimentation with dedicated… (1047-191). Learn More »

I*XL 1850s BOWIE KNIFE WITH LEATHER SHEATH, WITH PAIR OF OWNER ID’S

I*XL 1850s BOWIE KNIFE WITH LEATHER SHEATH, WITH PAIR OF OWNER ID’S

By “George Wostenholm & Sons/ Washington Works/ Sheffield.” Additional blade markings: “The Real I*XL Knife/ The Hunter’s Companion (ricasso) I*XL”. Overall length, 14.25”, with “10… (30-2070). Learn More »

US MARINE CORPS M16 / M4 OKC-3S BAYONET AND SCABBARD

US MARINE CORPS M16 / M4 OKC-3S BAYONET AND SCABBARD

Developed to replace the M7 and M9 bayonet for the M16 and M4, the OKC-3S was issued starting in early 2003 and is made only by the Ontario Knife Company. It functions as bayonet, fighting knife, and… (1037-380). Learn More »

SWISS K31 BAYONET AND SCABBARD

SWISS K31 BAYONET AND SCABBARD

These Swiss Model 1918 bayonets were issued with the Schmidt-Rubin carbine patterns of 1911 and with the K31, which was adopted in 1933 and remained in service until 1958. Perhaps the most significant… (E2821). Learn More »

US MARINE CORPS WORLD WAR TWO BOLO KNIFE BY CHATILLON WITH 1943 BOYT SCABBARD

US MARINE CORPS WORLD WAR TWO BOLO KNIFE BY CHATILLON WITH 1943 BOYT SCABBARD

Issued to USMC hospital corpsmen, this simple knife was intended to aid in clearing brush, cutting branches for stretchers, etc. It could also be a handy last-ditch defensive weapon. A simple, robust… (E2771). Learn More »

WINCHESTER LEE MODEL 1895 STRAIGHT-PULL RIFLE BAYONET CONVERTED TO A FIGHTING KNIFE

WINCHESTER LEE MODEL 1895 STRAIGHT-PULL RIFLE BAYONET CONVERTED TO A FIGHTING KNIFE

Hardin, p. 154, called the Winchester Lee bayonet, “short, lightweight, and effective.” These same qualities led someone to create a fighting knife out of this one. The muzzle ring was cut down… (1037-376). Learn More »

US MODEL 1890/92 ENTRENCHING KNIFE AND 1890 PATTERN ALTERED SCABBARD

US MODEL 1890/92 ENTRENCHING KNIFE AND 1890 PATTERN ALTERED SCABBARD

The Model 1890 entrenching tool is sometimes designated the Model 1892 from the date on guard and handle socket, but is really the same as the 1880 hunting knife. Experiments with entrenching… (1047-186). Learn More »

MARK 2 NAVY FIGHTING KNIFE BY CAMILLUS WITH SCABBARD

MARK 2 NAVY FIGHTING KNIFE BY CAMILLUS WITH SCABBARD

The knife meas. approx. 12.00 inches long from point to pommel. The semi-bright blade is approx. 6.75 inches long. It has a clipped point with a true edge that shows signs of sharpening but is free of… (172-5493). Learn More »

$200.00
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EXCELLENT WOSTENHOLM I*XL BOWIE KNIFE AND BELT SHEATH

EXCELLENT WOSTENHOLM I*XL BOWIE KNIFE AND BELT SHEATH

Wostenholm is a name intimately associated with knives of the American Bowie Knife era. They registered the “I*XL” trademark (obviously a play on “I Excel”) in 1831 and moved aggressively into… (30-2173). Learn More »

TAYLOR FUR COMPANY “AMERICAN PELT KNIFE”

TAYLOR FUR COMPANY “AMERICAN PELT KNIFE”

The Taylor Fur Company was established in St. Louis about 1870 and still exists as part of another company. Their specialty was hunting and trapping supplies, and were perhaps best known for their… (30-2183). Learn More »

FIRST PATTERN 1887 SPRINGFIELD HOSPITAL CORPS KNIFE

FIRST PATTERN 1887 SPRINGFIELD HOSPITAL CORPS KNIFE

Measuring about 17 inches overall with a 12-inch blade, just 1056 of these knives were made at Springfield Armory from 1889 through 1891. They were meant for use by medical personnel in clearing… (1047-192). Learn More »

$1,195.00
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RARE WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN DIPLOMATIC CORPS DAGGER WITH PORTEPEE, IN OUTSTANDING CONDITION

RARE WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN DIPLOMATIC CORPS DAGGER WITH PORTEPEE, IN OUTSTANDING CONDITION

This type of dagger was authorized by Adolf Hitler in May of 1938 to commemorate his visit to Rome. The dagger is a little over 15.50 inches long with a stylized eagle’s head pommel and a mother of… (1022-38). Learn More »

MODEL 1933 ENLISTED MAN’S SS DAGGER by Robert Klaas

MODEL 1933 ENLISTED MAN’S SS DAGGER by Robert Klaas

Nice example of a mid-production SS Dagger by maker Robert Klaas of Solingen.  The overall condition is Excellent Minus to Excellent. The nickel-silver fittings show minor surface wear on the… (M25917). Learn More »

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD MADE INTO A FIGHTING KNIFE

MODEL 1840 NCO SWORD MADE INTO A FIGHTING KNIFE

This Model 1840 NCO sword was cut down long ago and made into a fighting knife. The knuckle bow was removed and the blade shortened. The blade was cutdown to a length of 12.25 inches long with the… (819-125). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN RED CROSS DAGGER, SCABBARD AND FROG

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN RED CROSS DAGGER, SCABBARD AND FROG

This dagger has a mint blade showing a mirror finish and original polishing grain. We see just a couple of tiny specks of dried grease on it. These wide-bladed hewers were produced with blunt tips to… (490-1782). Learn More »

ETCHED BLADE CLIP POINT BOWIE KNIFE BY JOSEPH ALLEN & SON

ETCHED BLADE CLIP POINT BOWIE KNIFE BY JOSEPH ALLEN & SON

The etching on this bowie knife blade still has its frosting. Measuring about 11 ½ inches overall, the blade is 7 inches and features a crisp “Joseph / Allen & Son / Sheffield / England”… (30-2145). Learn More »


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CS 3.67 INCH 6 LB. SPHERICAL SHELL RECOVERED ON CULPS HILL AND CONVERTED INTO AN OIL LAMP, FROM THE DANNER MUSEUM COLLECTION

Among the most prized Civil War collectables are the artillery shells from the famed Danner Museum, which was located on Baltimore Street in Gettysburg.  This example is a Confederate 6-pound (3.67 inch) spherical shell, likely fired by Lantham’s… (1078-01). Learn More »

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