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Dating to the post-Civil War westward movement which opened the plains to cattle and the mountains to trappers. 9 1/4" length with 4 3/4" blade. Antler grip with WM cap. Unmarked. The product of a New England cottage industry likely retailed in Saint Loui... (read more)
$465.00
Civil War issue. Standard pattern (Peterson #44) with one piece hilt. 28 1/8" blade marked AMES MFG. CHICKOPEE MASS/ US A H C 1963. The Ames marking poorly struck. Blade with bright original polish and traces of preservative. Hilt excellent with dark toni... (read more)
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$4,255.00
Civil War issue. Standard pattern (Peterson #10) with one piece hilt and 32" blade marked EMERSON & SILVER PATTERSON NJ/ US D F M 1963. Blade with superficial darkened spots on original polish in original preservative. Hilt nicely toned with very small br... (read more)
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Antique example with 10 1/2" d.e blade of its iconic form. The base marked 17 ARKANSAS. Thick oval iron guard and one piece beaver tail oak grip. Uniform ageing with rust freckles to the blade over very light tool finish. Grip with good patina and age gra... (read more)
$625.00
Popular pattern (Peterson #11). This example with Helmet form pommel and guard bearing the stars & Bars one side and the Lone Star opposite. Hand reeded bone grip. 27 1/8" straight d.e. blade. Good patina throughout with considerable remnants of gold to t... (read more)
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$550.00
Standard pattern conforming to the US M.1840 with brass hilt and wire wrapped leather covered grip, both excellent for the period. 36" curved s.e. blade with S & K maker's mark. The back with German ordnance marks. Blade crisp and excellent with superfici... (read more)
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$675.00
German import as used by both the North and South. Standard pattern (Peterson #32) known as "Old Wrist breaker". Brass hilt unusually gold plated with considerable remnants. Wire bound leather covered grip complete with just minor crazing to the leather. ... (read more)
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$875.00
Completely unmarked, patterned after the US 1840 heavy cavalry saber as typical for Confederate cavalry swords. The hilt showing the thinner "unmantled" forward guard typical for Confederates examples such as Hammond production. 35 3/4" curved blade with ... (read more)
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$1,150.00
Made to the US 1840 pattern ("Old Wrist Breaker"). Brass three bar hilt with minor bends to the bars and forward guard tip. Wood grip, hand carved and broad fluted as opposed to the narrow ribs of the standard American and European examples. Grip with an ... (read more)
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$195.00
Post Civil War expansion period, C.1870's. Plated hilt with bow tie form guard over shield shaped langets. Plumed helmet pommel. Ribbed bone grip. 27 5/8" straight d.e. blade, unmarked. Blade bright with a little gray staining toward the point and slight... (read more)
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Custer period C.1870's. Type used from the 1840's on (Peterson #11), this example post Civil War. Plated hilt with "bow tie" guard over shield form langets. Plumed helmet form pommel. Ribbed bone grip. 27 7/8" straight d.e. blade, unmarked. Blade with a l... (read more)
$145.00
7 14" length. Natural cow horn with conical spout and domed wood base secured with brass (?) pins. Central iron suspension eye. The base lip and wood base pierced with a hole for the other end of the suspension. Wonderful age character and no damage.... (read more)
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$175.00
Pattern popular with state militias. Peterson #11. Unusual example with one piece bronze hilt with bow tie form guard, stars & bars quillon block, helmet form pommel and reeded grip. 19 1/2" straight d.e. blade marked GERMANY with makers mark to the fort... (read more)
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$90.00
Second half of the 19th century. 23 3/4" height, made in two pieces with "heater" shaped body and flared top. Sheet metal, the surface with mottled old copper color. Reverse with hand and arm grip. Minor bruising form on stage contact.... (read more)
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$90.00
Second half of the 19th century. Perhaps as early as the Civil War. 20" height. So called, at the time "heater shape" as the form was that of the flat irons which were heated on a stove top, in groups, and used for ironing clothes. Sheet metal, the surfac... (read more)
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Plated hilt with wire wrapped grip and Arab tent pommel. The quillon block with the "all seeing eye". One quillon lacking. 20" broad fullered d.e. blade with light gray patina.... (read more)
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$585.00
Probably WWI era. Standard pattern with 27 1/2" blade etched first half with foliage, naval motifs and name panel hand engraved with owner's name M M STEWART. The forte with retailer's name, BROWNING & KING, BROOKLYN NY. That seller generally identified a... (read more)
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$1,350.00
Iron hilt with “melon slice" guard and reeded cast iron grip, retaining near all original black paint finish. 25 3/4" curved wedge section blade, narrow fullered for half its length. Blade shows old smooth dark staining with a few isolated small areas pit... (read more)
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$345.00
19th century secret society sword. Originating in 1883, the primary function of the Woodmen was providing death benefits for its members. As with other secret societies, it had a flamboyant culture which served to unify the members and attract recruits. T... (read more)
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$385.00
19th century. 1860 Staff and Field Officer's pattern with wirer wrapped shark skin grip. 30 1/8" d.e. blade etched with scrolling foliage and F L I V Association with owners name opposite. The base with Ames maker's name. Decoration light as applied. Blad... (read more)
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15" length. Shaved natural horn with raised faceted spout. Black hide covered wood base secured with copper pins. Surface soiled from storage. Base edge with a little worm damage.... (read more)
Staff and Field
$375.00
Peterson #121. 29 3/4" blade marked D ABBATT & F DECARO, recorded New York 1905-11 dating this example to WWI service. The mark poorly struck. Brass hilt with wire wrapped black leather covered grip. Unplated scabbard excellent with gray patina and mounts... (read more)
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Staff and  Field
$390.00
Standard pattern, Peterson #121. Indian Wars/Custer period. Unmarked 29 3/4" plated blade, virtually 100% intact, bright, without freckling. Brass hilt with rifle stand motif guard. Wire wrapped leather covered grip. Hilt excellent. Plated scabbard comple... (read more)
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colonial American hatchet
$215.00
Thick wedge section with vertical face and and backswept bit. Round eye with thickened drop below. Unmarked and probably American made which is unusual as most were imported from Europe. 8" height.... (read more)
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American Pike
$1,235.00
Revolutionary War production C.1775-77. From a well-known group including examples found at Fort Ticonderoga. See American Pole Arms, pl.55. 78 1/4" length. Well forged leaf shaped head with butted seam socket. Slightly tapered wood haft with dark brown p... (read more)
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US MILITIA NCO SWORD
$335.00
Indian Wars Period C.1870-80. Two piece plated brass hilt. The pommel of 1860's regulation form integral with the black Japanned spirally fluted grip. Brass wire wrap. Decorated "bow tie" form guard. 28 1/2" d.e blade, plated, unmarked and excellent. Hilt... (read more)
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Naval Officers Sword
$615.00
Probably WWI. 30 1/4" s.e. broad fullered blade decorated 2/3 its length with patriotic and US naval motifs including vacant panel for owner's name. Maker's name, M C Lilly at the forte. Blade virtually mint condition. Gilt hilt of standard pattern with p... (read more)
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AMERICAN MILITIA NCO SWORD C.1790-10
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Heavy iron hilt with stirrup form guard, rectangular pommel and grip ferrule. Reeded ebony grip. 23 5/8" straight narrow fullered blade probably imported from Europe. Hilt with uniform medium pitting. Grip excellent. Blade with scattered pitting. The last... (read more)
Cavalry Officers Sword
$515.00
Standard pattern, Peterson 86. Brass hilt with wire wrapped leather covered grip. 24" broad fullered s.e. blade with maker's name at the forte. Blade quite crisp with dark patina obscuring the name, and scattered raised oxidation. Hilt dark, sound and com... (read more)
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ODD FELLOWS  SWORD C.1870
$315.00
Premium grade by M C Lilly, Columbus, so marked at the base of the 30" blade. Fine etched decoration including the owner's name. Blade shows smooth spotty patina. Knuckle chain lacking. Scabbard body with lightly textured brown patina.... (read more)
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