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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 »

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 »

SILVER MOUNTED DIRK WITH ETCHED STEEL GUARD AND DOUBLE-EDGED, LEAF-SHAPED BLADE

SILVER MOUNTED DIRK WITH ETCHED STEEL GUARD AND DOUBLE-EDGED, LEAF-SHAPED BLADE

This a very elegant, but also somewhat vicious looking dirk that might cause one to reconsider palming a card even in a friendly game of poker. The knife is 8 ½ inches overall and the wide,… (30-2174). 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 »

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 »

FANTASTIC CLIPPED POINT BOWIE KNIFE WITH CYPHERS BY THEODOR A. MEYER

FANTASTIC CLIPPED POINT BOWIE KNIFE WITH CYPHERS BY THEODOR A. MEYER

Semi-bright blade meas. approx. 9.75 inches long x 1.00 inch wide. Blade has a clipped point with a raised center. Blade surface has light scattered mottling with small amounts of surface pitting in… (30-1977). Learn More »

$3,500.00
Originally $4,250.00

US MODEL 1917 BOLO KNIFE BY PLUMB

US MODEL 1917 BOLO KNIFE BY PLUMB

The bolo knife was handy for clearing brush by engineers, machine gun crews and hospital corpsmen who might also have to improvise stretchers, etc.  The 1917 pattern was an improved version of the… (1037-384). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA GERMAN SILVER SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH

CIVIL WAR ERA GERMAN SILVER SIDE KNIFE WITH SHEATH

This stunning knife handle is made of German silver with a shell design. Blade is double edged with a raised central ridge and measures 5 inches long. The blade surface has moderate oxidation and… (1030-314). 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 »

CLIP POINT BOWIE KNIFE BY CORSAN, DENTON, BURDEKIN & Co.

CLIP POINT BOWIE KNIFE BY CORSAN, DENTON, BURDEKIN & Co.

In business from about 1850 to 1863, this British firm saw the Civil War as a business opportunity. Corsan even came over here from October to December 1862 and traveled south, ostensibly to check in… (30-2146). 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 »

1980’S FAIRBAIRN-SYKES STYLE FIGHTING KNIFE WITH SHEATH

1980’S FAIRBAIRN-SYKES STYLE FIGHTING KNIFE WITH SHEATH

Blued blade is double edged with a raised central ridge and meas. approx.6.75 inches long. The blade surface has moderate oxidation and light scattered pitting. Edges are free of nicks. Elliptical… (E2767). Learn More »

CS FAYETTEVILLE SABER BAYONET MADE INTO KNIFE

CS FAYETTEVILLE SABER BAYONET MADE INTO KNIFE

This interesting item is a saber bayonet that was manufactured at Fayetteville for the Confederacy.  It has been cut down to make it into a fighting knife.  The remaining blade measures 8 ¼”… (1000-755). Learn More »

MODERN RUSSIAN (SOVIET) NAVAL DIRK, DATED 1957

MODERN RUSSIAN (SOVIET) NAVAL DIRK, DATED 1957

Ricasso markings: Russian script/triangle/57, ser. No. A08614. Spear shaped blade, 8.25” in length, .625” in width. Brass cross-guard, with reverse twist finials, ferrule, gold plastic rectangular… (410-226). Learn More »

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

I*XL 1850s BOWIE KNIFE, 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 »

“MISSISSIPPI TOASTER” BOWIE KNIFE WITH SHEATH

“MISSISSIPPI TOASTER” BOWIE KNIFE WITH SHEATH

Knife dates to circa 1840. Etched on the right side of the blade in high relief is "MISSISSIPPI TOASTER". Etched on the top of the blade is, "MANUFACTURED FOR F.C. GOERGEN NEW ORLEANS", who worked in… (30-2054). Learn More »


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FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

The guidon is housed in a modern gold wood frame that meas. approx. 46.50 X 24.25 inches The guidon is laid against a cream backing that really allows the guidon to stand out. Overall about 65% to 70% of the flag remains. Silk does not age well and… (846-105). Learn More »

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