Identified Edged Weapons

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PRESENTATION GRADE IMPORT MODEL 1850 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 51ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER, LT. HARRY JACOBS

PRESENTATION GRADE IMPORT MODEL 1850 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 51ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER, LT. HARRY JACOBS

The drawn sword measures a total length of 38.00 inches from tip to pommel. The steel blade is 31.75 inches long with a 14.25 inch narrow fuller and a 21.00 inch wide stopped fuller. The blade surface… (982-06). Learn More »

HIGH GRADE AMES M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO COL. ISAAC MARROW / MORROW, 3RD OHIO VOLUNTEERS

HIGH GRADE AMES M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO COL. ISAAC MARROW / MORROW, 3RD OHIO VOLUNTEERS

Manufactured: Chicopee, Mass. Maker: Ames Mfg. Co. Year: 1861 Model: 1850 S&F Size: 32.2 in. blade Condition: Excellent+ Engraved on the scabbard is "Presented to / Col I. H. Morrow (Isaac) / by… (870-385). Learn More »

$9,500.00
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M1860 CAVALRY SABER IDENTIFIED TO 9TH INDIANA CAVALRY TROOPER

M1860 CAVALRY SABER IDENTIFIED TO 9TH INDIANA CAVALRY TROOPER

This is an early “pick-up” relic. The weapon is a M-1860 Light Cavalry saber. Considered a lighter, more maneuverable weapon than its predecessor the M-1840 Wristbreaker, the light cavalry saber… (534-29). Learn More »

VERY FINE CONDITION WORLD WAR ONE/TWO GERMAN NAVAL SWORD IDENTIFIED TO KONTER ADMIRAL HANS HAMELAU

VERY FINE CONDITION WORLD WAR ONE/TWO GERMAN NAVAL SWORD IDENTIFIED TO KONTER ADMIRAL HANS HAMELAU

This impressive Imperial Naval sword was carried throughout the long career of its owner from the early 1900’s through World War One and the end of World War Two. The sword is a beautiful example… (954-55). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR IMPORT OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO 1ST LIEUTENANT WILLIAM READ OF THE DUQUESNE GRAYS IN 1870

CIVIL WAR IMPORT OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO 1ST LIEUTENANT WILLIAM READ OF THE DUQUESNE GRAYS IN 1870

When drawn from the scabbard the overall length of the sword is approx. 38.00 inches measuring from point to pommel. The blade itself meas. approx. 32.00 inches from point to the base of the ricasso.… (970-01). Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER BY AMES ID’D TO BUGLER JOHN B. WALLACE, BATTERY D,  1ST WEST VIRGINIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

US MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER BY AMES ID’D TO BUGLER JOHN B. WALLACE, BATTERY D, 1ST WEST VIRGINIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

Identified Civil War Ames Model 1840 artillery saber in very good condition. Made for artillery mounted units, this edged weapon is stamped on the obverse ricasso of the blade with a clear stamping… (870-619). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO AN ODDFELLOW IN 1861

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO AN ODDFELLOW IN 1861

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This quality steel edged weapon was presented to Charles Hannabery of Philadelphia by members… (482-380). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 63RD PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WOUNDED AT FAIR OAKS

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 63RD PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WOUNDED AT FAIR OAKS

Good conditioned Model 1850 foot officer’s sword believed to have been made by Sauerbier of Newark, New Jersey. Weapon is complete with the scabbard however the scabbard is in poor… (E2677). Learn More »

IMPORTED, SILVER-MOUNTED, M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S PRESENTATION SWORD WITH SCABBARD

IMPORTED, SILVER-MOUNTED, M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S PRESENTATION SWORD WITH SCABBARD

Presented to Captain Horace A. Sprague of the 13th New York State Militia was this German-imported, silver mounted, high-grade foot officer’s sword and scabbard. The Model 1850 sword specimen was a… (490-477). Learn More »

$3,800.00
Originally $4,000.00

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 »

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 »

IMPORTED M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD, ID’D TO CAPTAIN IN 161ST NY

IMPORTED M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD, ID’D TO CAPTAIN IN 161ST NY

This imported Civil War sword is an original Model 1850 foot officer’s sword manufactured by an unknown maker, likely European. The sword is complete with its black leather scabbard adorned with… (490-974). Learn More »

HIGH GRADE NON-REGULATION W. CLAUBERG CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE ID’D TO 1ST LT. JACOB MILLER, BATTERY A, MARYLAND JUNIOR LIGHT ARTILLERY

HIGH GRADE NON-REGULATION W. CLAUBERG CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE ID’D TO 1ST LT. JACOB MILLER, BATTERY A, MARYLAND JUNIOR LIGHT ARTILLERY

Occasionally a Cavalry Officer’s Civil War period sabre comes to market that is not a regulation sabre. This ID’d sabre is one that provides us with the many different high grade, high quality… (865-02). Learn More »

PRESENTATION MAMALUKE WITH REMOVABLE FIGHTING GUARD - CAPTAIN JOHN HARRIS, 6TH COMMANDANT OF THE US MARINE CORPS

PRESENTATION MAMALUKE WITH REMOVABLE FIGHTING GUARD - CAPTAIN JOHN HARRIS, 6TH COMMANDANT OF THE US MARINE CORPS

Presentation to Capt. Harris who had 50 years active service and was the 6th Commandant of the Marine Corps. A magnificent and unique Marine Mamaluke of regulation pattern but with the ability to add… (870-87). Learn More »

US MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S PRESENTATION SWORD BY ROBY, IDENTIFIED TO PAYMASTER GEORGE E. MARTIN

US MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S PRESENTATION SWORD BY ROBY, IDENTIFIED TO PAYMASTER GEORGE E. MARTIN

Manufactured: W. Chelmsford, Mass.  Maker: C. Roby & Co.  Year: Civil War  Model: M1852 Navy Officer  Size: 28.75 inch blade Roby Naval officer swords are certainly not common. This blade… (870-07). Learn More »


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PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with patent drawings included and with patent office seal… (274-204). Learn More »

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