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VERY NICE PRE-CIVIL WAR MILITIA OFFICER’S SWORD

VERY NICE PRE-CIVIL WAR MILITIA OFFICER’S SWORD

Here is a very fine quality, imported 'Knights Head' style sword made for the American militia market. Official regulations in the 1830s through 1840s called for infantry officer swords to have a… (172-3830). Learn More »

18TH CENTURY EUROPEAN RAPIER WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

18TH CENTURY EUROPEAN RAPIER WITH LEATHER SCABBARD

Tapered double edged blade with a surface that has very light scattered pitting and mottling. The blade is approx. 29.50 inches long and meas.1.00 inch wide at the ricasso. The first 5.00 inches of… (172-3828). Learn More »

RARE SHEBLE & FISHER MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER WITH SCABBARD

RARE SHEBLE & FISHER MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER WITH SCABBARD

Here is a rare, quality artillery saber piece produced by the Sheble and Fisher firm of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is one of only 203 artillery sabers purchased under contract by the U. S.… (172-3842). Learn More »

FEDERAL PERIOD BRASS-MOUNTED SABER AND SCABBARD

FEDERAL PERIOD BRASS-MOUNTED SABER AND SCABBARD

Presented here in very good condition is a mounted infantry officer’s or cavalry officer’s saber commonly used in America during the Federal period, i.e. circa 1790-1805. Produced by an unknown… (172-2875). Learn More »

$1,050.00
Originally $1,150.00

US MODEL 1852 CIVIL WAR NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD

US MODEL 1852 CIVIL WAR NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD

Maker mark: “H. Horstmann & Sons / Philadelphia”. European import blade, semi-bright, measuring 28.5” in length, 1.125” width at the base. Exhibits light scratching, patches of… (172-3119). Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER, DATED 1860

AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER, DATED 1860

This blade is a Civil War saber that was referred to as the “light cavalry” saber by the US Ordnance Department. An early war Ames contract Model 1860 cavalry saber, it was issued to the Federal… (172-3371). Learn More »

$1,595.00
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GAR DEPARTMENT COMMANDER’S SWORD ID’D TO FORMER DRUMMER BOY IN 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

GAR DEPARTMENT COMMANDER’S SWORD ID’D TO FORMER DRUMMER BOY IN 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

This high quality GAR sword is in the pattern of the Model 1860 Field and Staff Officer’s sword. It is identified to former Musician Myron P. Walker of the 10th Massachusetts Infantry. He carried… (172-3585). Learn More »

IMPORT NON-REGULATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO TWICE WOUNDED 6TH WISCONSIN & 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER WHO ALSO SAW SERVICE IN THE MEXICAN WAR AS AN ENLISTED MAN

IMPORT NON-REGULATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO TWICE WOUNDED 6TH WISCONSIN & 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER WHO ALSO SAW SERVICE IN THE MEXICAN WAR AS AN ENLISTED MAN

This sword is identified to Colonel John F. Marsh who served as a Lieutenant and Captain in the 6th Wisconsin of the famous “Iron Brigade” and then became Lieutenant Colonel of the 12th New… (172-3587). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, COLLINS & CO. M1840 / 60 TRANSITION LIGHT CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL, COLLINS & CO. M1840 / 60 TRANSITION LIGHT CAVALRY SABER WITH SCABBARD IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

This Civil War artifact is a seldom-seen Collins & Company enlisted Model 1860 light cavalry saber produced by the Collinsville, Connecticut firm in 1862. Often referred to as the 1840 / 1860… (344-60). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD

Overall length 25”, with 19.5” spear shaped blade, measuring 1.5” at base. This blade has all the tell-tale characteristics of Confederate versions of the U.S. artillery sword, beginning with… (172-3546). Learn More »

ONLY KNOWN EXAMPLE OF AN IMPORTED M1840/1860 TRANSISTIONAL ‘KIRSCHBAUM’ CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

ONLY KNOWN EXAMPLE OF AN IMPORTED M1840/1860 TRANSISTIONAL ‘KIRSCHBAUM’ CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

This imported saber is the only known ‘transitional’ Model 1840 / 1860 cavalry saber produced by the German firm of “C. R. Kirshbaum & Company” that we have seen.  Specimen exhibits the… (344-59). Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $1,950.00

US MODEL 1852 CIVIL WAR NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD

US MODEL 1852 CIVIL WAR NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD

Maker-mark [obverse ricasso]: “Tomes Son / & Melvain / New York”. Blade maker-mark [reverse ricasso]: “Clauberg / Solingen”. Markings crisp. Semi-bright blade measures 29” in length and… (344-1714). Learn More »

$1,850.00
Originally $2,450.00

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD WITH SCABBARD & BELT RIG

AMES MODEL 1832 ARTILLERY SHORT SWORD WITH SCABBARD & BELT RIG

Hilt is made of cast brass with spread winged eagle stamped into both sides of the pommel. Grip has three rivet heads and scalloped feather design. Plain, straight counterguard with a quillon on each… (172-3470). Learn More »

IMPORTED M1860 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN

IMPORTED M1860 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY HORSTMANN

This Model 1860 Staff sword is a post-war piece in fine condition overall. Though not maker-marked, this Prussian-made sword blade, by Gebruder Weyersberg, was one of thousands imported by Horstmann… (172-3225). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, DATED 1860 AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL, DATED 1860 AMES MODEL 1860 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD IN GOOD CONDITION

Here is a pre-Civil War Ames saber specimen and forerunner of the type issued to Federal horsemen during the War. Produced by the Chicopee, Massachusetts firm of Ames Sword Company, this weapon is the… (172-3367). Learn More »

US M1840 CAVALRY SABER IMPORTED BY HORSTMANN

US M1840 CAVALRY SABER IMPORTED BY HORSTMANN

This example of an original, M1840 heavy cavalry saber and scabbard was imported by the Philadelphia firm of William Horstmann. Blade shows the maker’s address on the obverse ricasso of… (172-3293). Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 ENLISTEDMAN'S CAVALRY SABER BY HAMMOND

US MODEL 1840 ENLISTEDMAN'S CAVALRY SABER BY HAMMOND

While no Federal saber contracts for the C. Charles Hammond and Son Company have been found, they did have contract in 1864 to supply the U.S. Ordnance Department with axes, hatchets, hammers and… (E2111). Learn More »

$825.00
Originally $1,050.00

A BRUTAL-LOOKING, MODIFIED CONFEDERATE FOOT ARTILLERY SWORD

A BRUTAL-LOOKING, MODIFIED CONFEDERATE FOOT ARTILLERY SWORD

This hefty edged weapon is a Confederate foot artillery short sword that is similar to the Federal Model 1832 U.S. Foot Artilleryman's sword often described as a 'Roman gladiator' sword. The weapon… (486-22). Learn More »

$2,500.00
Originally $2,950.00

CONFEDERATE FOOT ARTILLERY SWORD

CONFEDERATE FOOT ARTILLERY SWORD

Bronze hilted with diamond-shaped, double-edged, spear-point blade. Overall length: 22.25". Blade measures 16.25" in length, 1.75" in width, and has a half inch fuller running from 2" above the… (486-26). Learn More »

$2,000.00
Originally $2,200.00

CONFEDERATE FOOT ARTILLERY SWORD

CONFEDERATE FOOT ARTILLERY SWORD

This is a Confederate short sword devoid of any markings. It has a crudely cast brass guard and grip, the latter having parallel groves. The pommel is bare of decorations. It has some circular… (486-23). Learn More »

$2,100.00
Originally $2,500.00
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