Identified Edged Weapons

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PRE-WORLD WAR TWO US NAVY OFFICER’S SWORD OF LT. ARTHUR DZENDOLET USS ENTERPRISE AIRGROUP, FIGHTING 6, IN 1938, AND COMMANDER MANSFIELD FLYING FIELD, SQUANTUM NAVAL AIR BASE 1942

PRE-WORLD WAR TWO US NAVY OFFICER’S SWORD OF LT. ARTHUR DZENDOLET USS ENTERPRISE AIRGROUP, FIGHTING 6, IN 1938, AND COMMANDER MANSFIELD FLYING FIELD, SQUANTUM NAVAL AIR BASE 1942

This sword came from the effects of U.S. Navy Pilot, Lt. Arthur Dzendolet (1914-1942.) Formerly in the well known and respected Bill Cooper collection, the sword is in mint condition with strong gilt… (266-1008). Learn More »

SCARCE INSCRIBED MODEL 1840 MEDICAL STAFF SWORD BY N.O. BENJAMIN, NEW YORK: ASSISTANT SURGEON HENRY SAYLER SCHELL, US ARMY 1861-1869, BULL RUN CAMPAIGN, GAINES MILL, FREDERICKSBURG, POST SURGEON FORT LARAMIE 1867-1869

SCARCE INSCRIBED MODEL 1840 MEDICAL STAFF SWORD BY N.O. BENJAMIN, NEW YORK: ASSISTANT SURGEON HENRY SAYLER SCHELL, US ARMY 1861-1869, BULL RUN CAMPAIGN, GAINES MILL, FREDERICKSBURG, POST SURGEON FORT LARAMIE 1867-1869

We know of only one other medical staff sword made by Benjamin, formerly in the Kevin Hoffman collection. Benjamin went into the military goods and sword business in early 1861 with Virgil Price, who… (2020-470). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR EAGLE POMMEL PRESENTATION SWORD BY PATIENTS AT MOWER GENERAL HOSPITAL TO DR. J.A.C. HANLY, MARCH 20th, 1863

CIVIL WAR EAGLE POMMEL PRESENTATION SWORD BY PATIENTS AT MOWER GENERAL HOSPITAL TO DR. J.A.C. HANLY, MARCH 20th, 1863

Mower General Hospital, first known as Chestnut Hill Hospital, was one of the largest U.S. General Hospitals. Planned and built in 1862, it opened in early 1863 and could hold 3600 patients. Covering… (870-613). Learn More »

TIFFANY PRESENTATION SWORD TO WILLIAM S. MARBLE, 7th CONNECTICUT VOLS, WIA BERMUDA HUNDRED, IN COMMAND OF THE REGT. AT FT. FISHER

TIFFANY PRESENTATION SWORD TO WILLIAM S. MARBLE, 7th CONNECTICUT VOLS, WIA BERMUDA HUNDRED, IN COMMAND OF THE REGT. AT FT. FISHER

Tiffany & Company is acknowledged as the finest producer of presentation swords in the 1860s and this is good example of their work, showing detailed craftsmanship and refined taste. The deeply… (870-172). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 78TH NEW YORK ADJUTANT

MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 78TH NEW YORK ADJUTANT

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This handsome edged weapon was carried by many higher-ranking Federal officers during the Civil… (2020-656). Learn More »

MODEL 1868 WEST POINT CADET SWORD WITH SCABBARD, ID’D TO CLASS OF 1928

MODEL 1868 WEST POINT CADET SWORD WITH SCABBARD, ID’D TO CLASS OF 1928

Cast brass cross guard, grip, and pommel with nice mellow patina. Each end of the cross guard features an eagle head with coiled snake clutched in its beak. An oval with “MA” is in the center. At… (266-1002). Learn More »

CAPT. JAMES O. McCLURE, GENERAL BANKS’ BODY GUARD: ETCHED BLADE INSCRIBED 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY WILLARD & HAWLEY

CAPT. JAMES O. McCLURE, GENERAL BANKS’ BODY GUARD: ETCHED BLADE INSCRIBED 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY WILLARD & HAWLEY

This very nice US Model 1850 Staff and Field officer’s sword by Willard and Hawley of Syracuse, NY, has great blade etching that includes an officer holding a U.S. flag aloft as he surmounts enemy… (846-143). Learn More »

SCARCE EXPERIMENTAL US 1905/06 CAVALRY SABER, 13th US CAVALRY

SCARCE EXPERIMENTAL US 1905/06 CAVALRY SABER, 13th US CAVALRY

This is an excellent example of the scarce experimental saber issued on a trial basis starting in 1905 and 1906. The sword is complete with its original scabbard, which bears unit and rack numbers… (1047-34). Learn More »

HISTORIC AND BEAUTIFUL SWORD OF GENERAL AND PRESIDENT FRANKLIN PIERCE

HISTORIC AND BEAUTIFUL SWORD OF GENERAL AND PRESIDENT FRANKLIN PIERCE

This beautiful sword descended directly in the family of Brigadier General Franklin Pierce of New Hampshire (1804-1869,) 14th President of the United States. It comes with a notarized letter from the… (1096-01). Learn More »

AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO JAMES W. PRESTON BY THE CHATHAM ARTILLERY OF SAVANNAH, GEORGIA

AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO JAMES W. PRESTON BY THE CHATHAM ARTILLERY OF SAVANNAH, GEORGIA

This beautiful sword was presented by the Chatham Artillery as a prize for gunnery in 1848. The organization is an old and illustrious militia organization of Savannah, claiming descent from earlier… (870-99). 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 »

ORNATE NON-REGULATION MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 141ST NEW YORK MAJOR

ORNATE NON-REGULATION MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 141ST NEW YORK MAJOR

Sword is identified to Charles W. Clanharty [Clauharty] who rose to be Major and then Lieutenant-Colonel (not mustered) in the 141st New York Infantry. The drawn sword meas. approx. 37.25 inches from… (846-118). Learn More »

$4,350.00
Originally $4,950.00

AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OR STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPTAIN, LATER GENERAL, ROBERT COWDIN FEBRUARY 22, 1848

AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OR STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPTAIN, LATER GENERAL, ROBERT COWDIN FEBRUARY 22, 1848

This high-grade Ames sword displays a nice combination of history art. It shows some non-regulation elements that are not uncommon on militia swords, but generally follows the lines of the 1840… (870-345). Learn More »

MAGNIFICENT AND HISTORIC CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER, IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM H. POST, 72ND NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS; ONE OF TWO EXAMPLES KNOWN WITH THE OTHER BELONGING TO MAJ. GEN. JUDSON KILPATRICK

MAGNIFICENT AND HISTORIC CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER, IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM H. POST, 72ND NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS; ONE OF TWO EXAMPLES KNOWN WITH THE OTHER BELONGING TO MAJ. GEN. JUDSON KILPATRICK

34" curved M1860 style blade mint with etched panels on both sides. The obverse panel features exquisitely hand engraved scroll / floral motifs flanking a beautiful spread wing eagle, while the… (1089-04). Learn More »

PRESENTATION SWORD OF CAPT. WILLIAM BLOODGOOD, 95th NEW YORK, AIDE TO GENERAL CUTLER; TWO HORSES SHOT FROM UNDER HIM AT GETTYSBURG!

PRESENTATION SWORD OF CAPT. WILLIAM BLOODGOOD, 95th NEW YORK, AIDE TO GENERAL CUTLER; TWO HORSES SHOT FROM UNDER HIM AT GETTYSBURG!

This is an impressive sword given to an officer who was in the thick of the first day’s fighting here at Gettysburg. The 95th New York part of Cutler’s brigade, which took part in the fierce… (870-161). Learn More »

$15,000.00
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UNIQUE CLAUBERG PRESENTATION CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

UNIQUE CLAUBERG PRESENTATION CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER

If you want to own a unique, one-of-a-kind, high-end presentation sword that is literally, “the one in the book,” this might be for you. This 1840-style cavalry officer’s saber has an etched… (870-275). Learn More »

NON-REGULATION SILVER GRIPPED PRESENTATION SWORD BY SCHUYLER, HARTLEY & GRAHAM

NON-REGULATION SILVER GRIPPED PRESENTATION SWORD BY SCHUYLER, HARTLEY & GRAHAM

This presentation sword has very impressive deeply cast and chased mounts and silver gripped hilt. Schuyler, Hartley and Graham assembled and sold a wide variety of swords that were often highly… (870-653). Learn More »

MODEL 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPT. WILLIAM R. IRWIN, 8TH INDIANA INFANTRY AND US COMMISSARY DEPARTMENT

MODEL 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO CAPT. WILLIAM R. IRWIN, 8TH INDIANA INFANTRY AND US COMMISSARY DEPARTMENT

Manufactured: NY / NJ Maker: Tomes, Son & Melvain / Stapleton & Co. Year: c1863 Model: M1860 staff & Field Condition: VG This is a very interesting model 1860 Staff & Field officer’s… (870-177). 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 »

$1,950.00
Originally $2,250.00

US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO LT. COL. EDMUND SHURLY, 26TH NEW YORK INFANTRY – WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

US M1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO LT. COL. EDMUND SHURLY, 26TH NEW YORK INFANTRY – WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Manufactured: Chicopee Mass Maker: Ames Mfg Co Year: 1865 Model: M 1850 Staff & Field Size: 32.00” Condition: VG This is an early Ames 1850 Staff & Field as noted by the wide blade and block… (870-133). Learn More »

$12,000.00
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1851 PATTERN SHAKO FOR OHIO STATE ARTILLERY

Pattern 1851 shakos are sporadically encountered but it is not often that one like this comes up for sale. This particular shako is for a State of Ohio artillery unit. The shako is of the usual construction with a body of dark blue wool broadcloth… (161-08). Learn More »

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