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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 »

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 »

AN UNUSUAL MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY SAUERBIER

AN UNUSUAL MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY SAUERBIER

Manufactured by the Newark, New Jersey firm of Henry Sauerbier. Sword meets all the normal requirements for this sword with a few exceptions. It has a metal scabbard instead of the normally seen… (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 »

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

In 1859 the US Marine Corps regulations changed. The prized Mamaluke style sword was replaced with the same regulation sword used by the Army. This would later be reversed and today the Marines still… (870-52). Learn More »

REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

A remarkable sword manufactured by W.H. Horstmann & Co., New York after the Model 1834 US Revenue Cutter/Marine sword. Neatly engraved on the reverse folding guard, “Geo. Wm. Gordon / United… (870-60). Learn More »

SHORTENED MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD BY HORSTMANN WITH UNALTERED SCABBARD

SHORTENED MODEL 1840 PATTERN UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD BY HORSTMANN WITH UNALTERED SCABBARD

Sword meas. approx. 29.75 inches long from pommel to point. The blade meas. approx. 24.00 inches long with a bright surface. There is a central stopped fuller that meas. approx. 22.00 inches long.… (870-85). Learn More »

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO AN OFFICER IN ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER REGIMENTS IN THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, THE 124TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO AN OFFICER IN ONE OF THE MOST SOUGHT AFTER REGIMENTS IN THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, THE 124TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS

The items here presented belonged to John B. Stanbrough of the 124th New York Infantry also known as "The Orange Blossoms." They are well known for the stand they made here at the top of the… (480-132). Learn More »

$7,500.00
Originally $8,500.00

MAMALUKE SABER MANUFACTURED IN ENGLAND

MAMALUKE SABER MANUFACTURED IN ENGLAND

Manufactured: England  Maker: William Harvey  Year: 1840 - 1850  Model: Mameluke  Size: 30.25  Condition: VG Wonderful Mamaluke Saber manufactured in England.  Most likely for a British officer… (870-74). Learn More »

M1860 AMES NAVAL CUTLASS WITH SCABBARD, DATED 1862, “ENTERPRISE”

M1860 AMES NAVAL CUTLASS WITH SCABBARD, DATED 1862, “ENTERPRISE”

Here is an original example of an Ames 1862-dated government naval boarding. Blade measures 26” long, 1¼” wide at the ricasso and has a flat back with a single, wide, unstopped fuller. Blade is… (870-20). Learn More »

M1834 US REVENUE MARINE SWORD BY HORSTMANN

M1834 US REVENUE MARINE SWORD BY HORSTMANN

US Revenue Cutter Service Sword, Model 1834, also referred to as US Revenue Marine. Manufactured 1834-62. A scarce sword made for officers of the United States Revenue Cutter Service or Revenue… (870-37). Learn More »

EARLY  WIDE BLADE M1840 HORSTMANN MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD WITH PERIOD INSCRIPTION

EARLY WIDE BLADE M1840 HORSTMANN MARINE CORPS NCO SWORD WITH PERIOD INSCRIPTION

Manufactured: Philadelphia  Maker: Horstmann  Year: not dated  Model: 1840 NCO  Size: 31.5 inches Early wide blade NCO sword by Horstmann of Philadelphia.  Horstmann NCO swords are distinct as… (870-88). Learn More »

RARE REVENUE CUTTER SERVICE SWORD & SCABBARD BY AMES

RARE REVENUE CUTTER SERVICE SWORD & SCABBARD BY AMES

Double edged straight blade is elliptical in cross-section and meas. approx. 29.00 inches long and 1.00 inch wide at the ricasso and tapers over its length to a point. Running down the center of the… (870-61). Learn More »

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO MEMBER OF THE 108th ILLINOIS

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO MEMBER OF THE 108th ILLINOIS

Original Civil War import Model 1850 foot officer’s sword sold by Schuyler, Hartley and Graham of New York. Sword is in good condition and is identified to Commissary Sergeant John Dodge of the… (344-2723). Learn More »

VERY NICE CONDITION MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

VERY NICE CONDITION MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD

This sword has a beautiful bright blade that is very clean and shows only minor amounts of scattered mottling. Blade measures 28 3/8” long and 1 1/8” wide at the ricasso. The etching on the blade… (870-42). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD PRODUCED BY COLLINS & COMPANY

CIVIL WAR MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD PRODUCED BY COLLINS & COMPANY

Presented here is a fine, original, Civil War Model 1850 foot officer’s sword complete with leather scabbard manufactured by the highly regarded Hartford, Connecticut firm of Collins and Company and… (172-4275). Learn More »

NEW JERSEY-MARKED, M1860 AMES NAVAL CUTLASS DATED 1862, WITH SCABBARD

NEW JERSEY-MARKED, M1860 AMES NAVAL CUTLASS DATED 1862, WITH SCABBARD

Here is a very nice original example of an Ames 1862-dated government naval boarding cutlass that would have been carried by U.S. Navy seamen aboard ship during the Civil War. The blade is New Jersey… (172-4003). Learn More »

BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY SABER

BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY SABER

The Isaac, Campbell & Co firm in London, England manufactured this English Pattern 1853 cavalry saber and scabbard.  Often referred to as ‘Isaac & Co’, the firm was a notorious retailer… (344-103). Learn More »

$2,800.00
Originally $3,500.00


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MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES

Manufactured: Springfield Mass  Maker: N. P. Ames Cutler  Year: 1841-1050  Model: M 1841 Naval Officer Sword   Size: 28.25  Condition: VG Eagle head brass guard is in great shape with both folding guards in working order.  Carved ivory grip… (870-62). Learn More »

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