They are ideal for reenactments, theatrical presentations, and staged combat, made from high carbon steel and the finest materials. In the Ames Sword Company 1829-1935 book by John D. Hamilton on page 230 under SHORT SWORDS, sword # 677 is the Short Sword offered for auction and Utilized as a Ceremonial sword at the I.O.O.F ‘INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOW” at Lodge 74, South Royalton, Vermont. Some wear apparent on black wooden handle. India start all my auctions at a very low opening bid. Error message here! John Harrison Gunmaker, Swan St., Minories, c.1770-d. 1779. You will not find a British stamp on this one, this one is home grown..and it is a beauty..The ricasso is stamped as with a big W in the center..ordnance bomb..crossed arms..US..these were in use into WWII, they also fit the US service issue riot shotguns. Provenance: Christie’s South Kensington, Fine Antique Arms, Armour and Collectors Firearms, 17 December 2013, lot 82 Engraved false breech, plain stepped bolted locks with chamfered edges signed ´Bennett´. Ramrod pipes en suite. With most accessories including Dixon powder flask, 3 moulds (2 for bullets 1 for ball) 3 tins for cap wads & patches, oil bottle, 2 brass mounted ramrods with capped worms, 2 piece cleaning rod & 3 cleaning tools, packet of bullets & balls, original printed instructions in fragile condition together with a photocopy of same. Sweden The grooves are composed of a series of uneven chisel/hammer marks, as seen. Egypt Peru Talwar sabers are sold in most cases without a scabbard because they were made from rudimentary materials (wood, leather, trim). Garth Vincent Flintlock pistols to antique arms & armour West Street Antiques One of the leading specialist dealers in … SN 8721. In very good condition with old rebrown to barrels, very good rifled bores.&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160;&194;&160; With round barrels, slightly swamped at the muzzles, engraved ‘GRIFFIN Bond Street London' within a border, both stamped with London proofs and Foreigners marks, foliate engraved barrel tangs and screws, signed stepped, bevelled locks, early waterproof pans, cocks beautifully engraved with scrolling foliage (one cock missing a spur), full-stocked in walnut with raised mouldings around the barrel tangs, superb silver furniture comprising; buttcaps each with grotesque masks; trigger guards with London hallmarks for 1773/4 and makers mark IK, with detailed flower engraved trigger guard bows and flower finials, asymmetrical wrist escutcheons cast and chased with blossoms and foliage left vacant, pierced side-plates decorated with scrolling foliage and strap-work. Also, looks like the top of handle had an issue at one time and repaired. Tangs with acanthus engraving, bevelled flat stepped lockplates with bolted safeties, engraved ’Westley Richards’. United Kingdom The heavy diamond section blade of this example marked VALENCIA (sic.) To recieve them just register or logon at the top right of this page. The brass handle has some scratches on the it, see pics but has a nice aged patina. Available Swords These modern and antique Japanese swords are currently available for sale. THE SCARCE BOWIE SN 8448. Styles of the katana Without going too much into history, it's enough to say the priorities of making new Japanese swords for sale have changed over time. 2 ramrod pipes & tail pipe, rings for sling swivels. Malaysia Please care to look at my other items currently on Ebay. This item most likely was purchased after that period. Lost your password? 7.5” x .5” x 4.25” at its largest dimensions. Link account with Facebook. U.S. Minor Outlying Islands This saber was largely inspired by the English model known as `` Model 1796 '', with the shape of the typical guard and the curved blade, which one says, made devastations in the French army. OA is Orange Arsenal or No.2 Feeder factory. Venezuela In their original fitted mahogany case, the lid&194;&160; with circular escutcheon incorporating a semi-circular carrying handle, the interior lined in green baize.&194;&160; The lid has a very rare John Barton trade label for 14 Haymarket, it is complete with original accessories including copper three-way flask, bullet mould, loading rod, glass oil bottle, turnscrew & mainspring clamp. GRIFFIN MODEL 1861 DALHGREN BOWIE A Very Fine, Possibly Unique, Cased Howdah Pistol by Samuel and Charles Smith. Photos have been taken in  direct sunlight and indoors with different backgrounds to show this Wonderful Scarce Ames Short Sword.Below I have added additional pictures and information on the I.O.O.F “INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODD FELLOWS” > The distinctive hilt is similar to contemporary hilts of more common single handed swords known as “Saxon”, but most certainly made and used over a much wider region. 30" octagonal browned stub twist barrel engraved ’Wilkinson & Son Gunmakers to her Majesty Pall Mall London’ leaf & ladder rearsight to 1300 yards, adjustable blade foresight, flat scroll & border engraved lock plate ’Wilkinson & Son’ engraved safety bolt, scroll engraved dolphin hammer, platinum plug. AN EARLY, SCARCE, AND VERY DESIRABLE U.S. 1840. Hong Kong There is what appears to be a primitive/rustic imitation of the sort of etching seen on 17th and 18th century European swords. Succeeded by James Thompson. Error message here! Pocket pistols in good condition with minor losses to silver wire. Length overall 47.5 inches (120.5 cm). &194;&160;Circa 1840 Handle of the scabbard has brilliant red stones and the whole area shines nicely.Ebay URL:, In very good vintage condition. Opened, a knife like this has a similar reach to a saber, while being much less expensive to produce. No Scabbard. THE SCABBARD IS FINE Original brass tipped ramrods. Items will be shipped Priority Mail usually next day after payment of Paypal, packaging and mail $12.95Ebay URL:, Hand Made Sabre with Cast Brass Grip; blade is hand forged and tempered, length is 28 1/2" long; it is rusted and has light pitting over all; the tip has been broken off, maybe a 1/4"; the cast bulls horns work as the guard an the pommel is the basket the snake is coming out of; there is a mark on the right side ricasso that might be a makers stamp; the blade is sharp; there is no scabbard.Ebay URL:, These are examples of what I believe to be  Australian SMLE 1907/1942 Slaz Bayonets.Both of these 1907 Bayonets were refurbished in Slazenger Sydney on 9 1942.One is in great condition with the exception of the handle which is in fair to poor condition and the other is in good condition except that the pommel was used to hammer something and it looks like the metal has flared out somewhat on the sides;it has good handles which are marked SLAZ 42.It has nice scabbard however the bayonet is difficult to draw out;the other maker named scabbard is in good condition and functions well.The auction is for 2 bayonets;same price.An Ebayer has given a very good explanation as to the nature of this bayonet:The whole story.S.A.F. K-0004 Seitz I, p. 344, and II, p. 268) indicating that movement of smiths between blade and sword making centres occurred. MA is the abbreviation for Machinery Arms, the telegraphic address of S.A.F. Images courtesy of West Street Antiques (, Fine Pair of Flintlock Holster Pistols by Griffin & Tow. "U.S.N./D.R./ AN ANCHOR MARK/1863". As you can see in the pictures this sword and sheath will need to be cleaned and polished. Some blades are very common. Sword collectors may be looking for items in a certain culture, like With round sighted barrels, stamped Thomson & Co. London, decorated with bands of engraved bands of platinum, gold touch holes, with profusely engraved tangs cut with sighting grooves, stepped engraved locks, signed on silver ovals, decorated with scrolling foliage throughout, cocks decorated en suite, full-stocked in walnut, with engraved steel mounts decorated with foliage on the bow and pineapple finials, turned ramrod pipes, with loading rods. Colombia THE SWORD HAS A FINE BLADE WITH MILITARY MOTIFS & FLORAL This sword form was not common in the Spanish armoury. Masamune Swords,Authentic Japanese Swords Legal in UK,Hand Forged Samurai Swords and Katana For Sale.Choose a Full Tang Functional Sword for Iaido.Shipping Security Guarantee.Real Swords From Japan Fit For Ninja THE ORIGINAL Japan The experimental model is characterized by external fixings on the handle and the absence of vice on the upper part of it. Netherlands The marks are most likely of a Passau smith. RARE SPANISH OR ITALIAN WHEEL POMMEL RAPIER C.1530. The broad double-edged blade gradually tapers towards its point. Turkey The sale of the sword includes a small document of research and the book 'The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918', in which Leith features several times. Poland Insurance at your request. South Africa It is still sometimes carried by officers of every major country in the world. BladesUSA HK-6183 Twin Ninja Swords, Two-Piece Set, Black, 28-Inch Overall 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,552 $25.99 $ 25. We find the number '' 3381 '' on the handle as well as '' 9 A 3 '' and to finish the corresponding number '' 38 '' on the scabbard. Original rammer with swell. Norway Our unique inventory of spans all types edged weapons and antique swords for sale. United Arab Emirates Images courtesy of West Street Antiques (, Very Fine, Possibly Unique, Cased Howdah Pistol by Samuel and Charles Smith. 1861 DALHGREN BOWIE BAYONET DATED 1863 FOR THE WHITNEY PLYMOUTH NAVY RIFLE IN Please enter your email address. This type of mark was often used by Solingen and Toledo trained smiths. Flintlocks by Westley Richards are very rare. You can also receive regular email notifcations when items match your keywords. The last one sold that I know of went for AUD 8000, it is thought that, maybe, 50 have survived, but more likely, 20. The blade has been used and shows a number of old bends, nicks, etc, as seen. Bulgaria Lost your password? commenced manufacture of both SMLE No.1 Mk.111 rifles, calibre .303 British & pattern 1907 bayonets in mid 1913. Two horizontal ring guard bars of thick round section are applied to the sides, each formed with two raised knops with similar “roped” finish. Japanese Swords, Fittings and Firearms Browse the ARCHIVES! China A Very Fine and rare Cased Set of Flintlock Duelling Pistols by Twigg with a Pair of Companion Pocket Pistols. John Fox Twigg was born in Grantham, Lincolnshire in 1732. Solid iron, with a. Poland It is a very rare Russian dragon saber. Taiwan Until the early part of the 20th century many similar trophies were stored at the Istanbul Armoury (now the Military Museum, Asker Muzesi, at Harbiye), and relocated to other locations around the city in turbulent times for Turkey at the end of the Ottoman era, often to insecure and inappropriate storage. Taiwan WAR U.S.N. THE WOOD GRIP IS FINE THROUGHOUT. Evolving from the Order of Odd Fellows founded in England during the 1700s, the IOOF was originally chartered by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Manchester Unity in England but has operated as an independent organization since 1842, although it maintains an inter-fraternal relationship with the English Order. I have placed a couple of pictures from Hamiltons Ames Book in ad, (Book Not in Auction, Reference only). ALL ORIGINAL I SHIP ONLY IN THE UNITED STATES. The Ceremonial Sword is complete and as found. Collector lived in the West Country, published by Antiquarium Ltd. in Ancient Treasures X (NY, 2012). It could perfectly complement your Talwar collection or sublimate your window as an exotic piece.PLEASE NOTE : This piece is unique, I don't have a duplicate.I answer your questions, do not hesitate!No return possible.I am not responsible for postage delays and losses,that's why I offer payment by paypal or credit card so that your purchase will be covered.Payment therefore possible by bank transfer, credit card and paypal.SHIPPINGEurope: 25 eurosPoland and Bulgaria: 50 eurosChina, Canada, United States: 65 eurosDon't let this unique collector's item slip away, there won't be something for everyone.Good luck !Ebay URL:, This is a really nice sword and scabbard. vv Greece © Copyright 2017 ‘’ | All Rights Reserved. We wish to promote the study of antique swords. Singapore Walnut swelled butts, engraved iron furniture, trigger guards with large pineapple finials, horn tipped ramrods, one with worm. Case with large circular brass escutcheon engraved ’Presented by the British Government to m. Charles Louis Benjamin Cabrie Commandant Superior of the Island of Mayotte in Acknowledgement of Important Services Rendered on Occasion of the Wreck of the British Store Ship "Enchantress" February 20.21 1861’Circa 1860 The scabbard is all steel and brass ....the steel being painted black still in very good shape....fits perfectly, but I believe the scabbard was made by Roby and Company because it has the FSS inspector initials on the drag as far as I know FSS is a Roby only inspector. from our supporters. Here is a nice 16th century left hand dagger dirk in good original condition. vvListing and template services provided by inkFrogEbay URL:, Superb German saber known as '' à la Blucher ''. SN 8583. Do not hesitate to acquire this superb saber which can easily complete your showcase of Prussian or German sabers. Dimensions: Appointed Gentlemen Armourer to His Majestys Stables-in-Ordinary, 1760. Shop over thirty categories of swords and historical replicas from one of the largest sword sites on the internet. Spain Stamped Coptic cross on the blade just below the Cresent-shaped pommel. A scarce and attractive “hand and a half” sword dating to the mid 16th century. This is a stunning sword.  Ebay URL:, It is a very beautiful experimental dragon saber based on the 1881 model, of imperial dragon. the sword is guaranteed 100% authentic. The waisted stepped grip is of wood covered with leather over a cord wrap. Some patina is present on the brass of the scabbard and hilt as photos show. THROUGHOUT AND RETAINS LOTS OF ITS ORIGINAL LACQUER FINISH. Fine North European Two Handed Sword Dating To Circa 1520. 187. Blade Measures 35 1/2" Long, Overall 42".Clean Collectible Sword (2) Available Listed SeparateEbay URL:, Very Interesting Unidentified French Bayonet. 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