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This is a very scarce Ames mfg Civil War period Cavalry Officers sword. Never come across another and if you collect Ames mfg swords here is your chance to get a really over the top sword. Feel free to ask questions. This swords displays all  US military motifs as expected. Scabbard has 99 percent of original black blue finish and gold gilt to fittings is outstanding with only some loss in high spots . Blade is not frosty but still real nice. A scarce sword. 

Shipping Weight: 5 lbs
Price: $10,500.00 USD

Outstanding Confederate Staff & Field Officer Sword Mfg. Boyle & Gamble & MacFee Richmond, VA Etched

Outstanding Confederate Staff & Field Officers Sword Mfg. Boyle & Gamble & MacFee Richmond, VA . Outstanding etched blade with CSA and cannons, vines with leaves & cross flags . This is a fine text book example with a high condition blade with strong etching that is seldom encountered because the etching was often real lightly applied and is often hard to even see. This sword has a wonderful untouched almost dark copper in patina tone that Southern brass carries with it .Sword has its original leather wrap with single brass wire . No Scabbard but if it had a original scabbard it would push $16,500 easy on todays market ..  Priced to allow finding the scabbard it needs    Often the same scabbard can be had from a more common Boyle & Gamble foot officers sword        Layaway is available

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $12,000.00 USD

Early 1800's Japanese Wakizashi With Lacquer Scabbard-Gold Inlay Fittings-21" Blade-2 Hole Tang

Early 1800's Japanese Wakizashi With Lacquer Scabbard-Gold Inlay Fittings-21" Blade-2 Hole Tang    :Blade does show signs of light age graying. Unusual ribbed habaki. The fuchi and kashira are blackened metal with gold accents. The kozuka on the single kogatana also has birds in raised relief with gold accents  A very nice looking sword overall

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $1,100.00 USD

Presentation Civil War Staff & Field Officers Sword To Capt D.H. Hubbard by the non commissioned off

Here is a untouched uncleaned as discovered from a families estate presentation M-1850 Civil War Staff & Field Officers Sword with dedication on top scabbard mount that reads as follows :

         Presented to Capt.  D.H. Hubbard. by the non commissioned officers of Co. H, CT. Artillery Feb 8th, 1863   

CAPTAIN DANIEL R. HUBBARD, Co. H, 1ST CONNECTICUT HEAVY ARTILLERY Sword shows normal honest battle carried field use as pictures show

 Daniel Hubbard was born about 1837 based on a muster record citing his age as 24 in 1861.  

Daniel Hubbard entered military service on May 21, 1861 as a 2nd Lieutenant, Co. H, 4th Connecticut Presented to Capt.  D.H. Hubbard. by the non commissioned officers of Co. H, CT. Artillery Feb 8th, 1863Infantry.  This unit later became Co. H, 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery.  His term of service was three years.

Daniel Hubbard was promoted to 1st Lieutenant on November 15, 1861 and to Captain on June 7, 1862.  He was detailed to recruiting duty and on February 20, 1864 was made company commander, Co. H, 1st CT. Heavy Artillery.   SOLD...SOLD..SOLD...SOLD


 

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Civil War US M-1850 Staff & Field Officers Sword WIth US Etched Import Blade

Civil War US M-1850 Staff & Field Officers Sword WIth US Etched Import Blade   Blade measures 32 Inches    Nice US & Military motif etched blade  Outstanding Scabbard with original finish to body   Perfect grip and perfect wire wrap  

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $1,350.00 USD

Outstanding Civil War Non-Regulation Staff Officers Sword With Brass Hilt & Jeweller Enhanced

Outstanding Civil War Non-Regulation Staff Officers Sword With Brass Hilt & Jeweller Enhanced   Blade measures 32 Inches ... US and military motif on etched blade ..Brass fittings to scabbard .. Perfect grip and wire

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $1,350.00 USD

Outstanding Civil War Staff & Field Officers Sword Complete With Dress Tassel "Minty Etched Blade "

Outstanding Civil War Staff & Field Officers Sword Complete With Dress Tassel "Minty Etched Blade "   Hard to ever upgrade this Jeweler enhanced deluxe fitted sword ..See the eagle motif on the scabbard tip as well as other jeweler enhanced motif . Etched blade is about factory mint and frosty with the highest condition . Now for the icing on the cake , seldom do you find one with its original dress tassel still tied since the Civil War years ,, Just about molded around the guard and never been off the sword .. Outstanding original gold gilt still present on the swords brass fittings and scabbard fittings .... " The Best"     SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $2,500.00 USD

Incredible Jeweler Enhanced Civil War Staff & Field Officers Sword Carried By A 45th Ohio Colonel

Incredible Jeweler enhanced Civil War Staff & Field Officers sword owned and carried By 45th Ohio Lt. Colonel Joseph Hill . This sword was purchased from the Hill families estate and history handed down with it as belonging to Lt. Col. Joseph Hill . I can't say enough about this swords blade condition, quality of rarity military motif and frosty mint blade .. The scabbard is also a perfect top notch example with custom ordered jeweler enhanced military eagles and other cool motif enhanced brass fittings . Seldom do you encounter a sword like this with its original presentation grade sword hangers and what a perfect match to the patina of the swords fittings ..No question has been on the sword since the Civil War  .. Not a average sword .. I guess you can see why a Lt. Colonel owned it .. "The Best" A Killer Sword SOLD..SOLD..SOLD  

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Civil War M-1850 Foot Officers Sword Unmarked C. Roby & Co. Mass Military Motif Etched Blade

  The model 1850 foot officer sword was intended for officers up to captain, these officers received a pay allowance but made their own purchase decision, hence there is a great deal of variation in officer swords.  The model 1850 guard is adorned but does not bear US.  Handle is sharkskin wrapped with wire.  Blade is etched with "US" and various patriotic symbolism.  Manufactured by "C ROBY & CO / W CHELMSFORD / MASS but unmarked .. This company used right much grape vine motif in the blades etch unlike others . Scabbards handle a little loose but could be tightened and blade measures 30 1/2 Inches  . Here is great sword for a Civil War buff that does not want to spend 1000 for one with scabbard .. Nice and a bargain for the money

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $425.00 USD

Civil War Short Artillery 1862 Government Issued with "GGS " Inspectors Proofs

  Civil War Short Artillery 1862 Government Issued with "GGS " Inspectors Proofs   SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Confederate CSA Cavalry Officers Sword Mfg. Nashville Plow Works With CS Flag Pieces & Note

Confederate CSA Cavalry Officers Sword Mfg. Nashville Plow Works complete with Confederate silk CS First National very small red silk frag pieces in cloth bag & note from family . This was a fresh Wilmington, NC attic found sword some weeks ago . Hard to find one much better that is so untouched and never been owned in a collection before .. Text book example with the "C.S.A" cast into the swords guard as well as the firm name " Nashville Plow  Works " . Blade has the crude non stopped blood fuller and is full length with only mfg. flaws when mfg. as they all have . Grip leather never been touched and complete with its original small twisted copper wire as you want one . Looks to me like this sword grip took a slight bullet strike from battle in the upper part of grip near pommel as a little piece was chipped out during the war and just continued its use as you see it .Scabbard is just outstanding also with no dents to its body with brass fitted scabbard bands and scabbard tip and iron rings with as expected crude lap seam to scabbard body.. 100% Text book original scabbard to this sword also .  This is a outstanding 100% original as purchased fresh from a families estate . No ID on who carried this sword however sorry to say . See what remains of the family note from the 1920's  that reads "Sword And Flag From Civil War "      SOLD..SOLD..SOLD.   

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Rare Early CSA Louis Froelich / Willmington, NC Staff & Field Officers Sword

Rare Early CSA Louis Froelich / Willmington, NC Staff & Field Officers Sword     Only 3 are known to date complete with scabbards with this one the only known example with a wooden scabbard body rather than leather ..Very rare .. This sword follows the B. Douglas & Co. Columbia , SC Staff & Field hilt  Reference Page 24 of the Addendum section of Confederate Swords by William Albaugh III . However its got more Louis Froelich unusual sword features with a black painted wooden scabbard with unusual mounts that have only been studied on 3 rare earliest known Louis Froelich Staff & Field officers sword examples .. Louis Froelich first started his mfg. of these types of swords in Wilmington , NC very early before moving his foundry to Kenansville, NC . It has been strongly determined with a studies of several other authorities along with John Sexton's studies this is one of the earliest examples of a Louis Froelich Staff & Field officers sword to have been a product of his first foundry in Wilmington , NC  . The wooden scabbard is interesting as its the only one like it complete today and also carries the flavor of B. Douglas as everyone knows B. Douglas did also use wooden scabbard bodies as well . It is a known fact that B. Douglas and Louis Froelich must have worked closely together helping each other out at times .  If you visit the Greensboro Historical Museum right here in my home town they have a mfg. marked Louis Froelich CS Staff Field officers sword on display with these same sword scabbard fittings as well but with a leather scabbard.. Very unusual feature only known used on these early Louis Froelich CSA staff and Field officers swords.  The swords blade measures approx. 32 1/2 inches and again is a known Louis Froelich production blade as well . Interesting to also note that the top scabbard mount opening has a Roman number IIII another Louis Froelich feature often studied with his swords .   This sword is in its original as found from the families estate untouched condition like you want one.  We also 100%  guarantee this sword to be untouched and unaltered in anyway . "Untouched as found attic condition " SOLD..SOLD..SOLD..SOLD  

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Rare Civil War Confederate 1st Model Mfg. Thomas Griswold & Co. New Orleans Cavalry Officers Sword

Rare Civil War Confederate 1st Model Mfg. Thomas Griswold & Co. New Orleans, Louisiana Cavalry Officers Sword : WOW...  Only a handful of these 1st model examples survived as these are the very first model mfg. by this New Orleans firm . This one has the typical brass scabbard with staff and field type deluxe fittings unlike the 2nd model with just standard fittings . Blade fuller is the classic Griswold type . Griswold cavalry officers grip also have a classic look that favors and union cavalry sword grip . This one originally came from a families estate out of Louisiana also . Outstanding Grip leather and wire are 100% original as well as everything with this sword . Untouched uncleaned patina . Well known Civil War Dealer John Sexton as well as others have confirmed this is a 1st model Thomas Griswold & Co. Cavalry Officers sword and considered a fine untouched example .  You can contact me at my website for more pictures SOLD...SOLD...SOLD

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Rare Civil War Confederate Boyle & Gamble Staff & Field Officers Sword

Rare Civil War Confederate Boyle & Gamble Staff & Field Officers Sword   The sword has a frosty etched blade with a single, unstopped, fuller with Confederate flags crossed and crossed cannons . The reverse has tobacco leaves, C.S.A., stand of arms and foliate. The guard is a sand casting with some of the openwork areas in the guard are closed due to a relatively poor quality mold. The grip is leather with 8 turns of twisted brass wire. The scabbard is top seamed leather with sheet brass mounts with uneven lines scribed. The ring bands are held in place with copper pins. A wonderful textbook Boyle and Gamble Staff & Field Officers sword that are getting impossible to find this nice . I can send many more pictures upon request as I can only host 12 on my website ..   SOLD...SOLD...SOLD   

Shipping Weight: 6 lbs
Price: $0.00 USD

1850's Austrian Calvary Sword with scabbard

  1850's Austrian Calvary Sword with scabbard nice complete untouched sword with the lower ring of the scabbard mount is broken off.

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $800.00 USD

Civil War Confederate Boyle and Gamble Mfg. Foot Officers Sword from NC estate.

  Civil War Confederate Boyle and Gamble Mfg. Foot Officers Sword from NC estate. This swords original patina to brass was cleaned some years ago by a family member and over time is starting to tone back .. The blade has some very very light traces of etching but hard to see as these were lightly etched to start with . original grip ;eather with its original single stran copper wire present also  . Scabbard has JHS cut into the the leather buyt the original Confederate officer that carried it .. Here is your chance to buy a 100% original Confedferate Foot officers sword mfg. Boyle and Gamble . All fitting pinned also as Boyle and Gamble did ..

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $8,000.00 USD

Outstanding Civil War USN Naval Cutlass 1862 Mfg. Ames Mfg. NJ State Marked

Outstanding Civil War USN Naval Cutlass 1862 Mfg. Ames Mfg. also NJ state proofed. Blade outstanding with perfect leather wrap and seldom found with its original leather scabbard as nice as this one . The brass guard does not appear to have any dents or dings like they often have . See many pictures SOLD..SOLD..SOLD..SOLD..

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

US Civil War Union Musicians Sword Mfg. Horstmann S , Phila

US Civil War Union Musicians Sword Mfg. Horstmann S , Phila  Nice clean blade complete with scabbard   Bargain Priced       SOLD..SOLD..SOLD..SOLD  

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Nice+++ American 1830's US Eaglehead Militia Sword

Here is a really nice ++ Early 1830-1840's vintage American US Eaglehead Militia Sword..Flutted bone grip with extra nice frosty military motic etched blade . Scabbard also has some nice looking designs engraved . A very nice looking early US eaglehead sword . SOLD......

Shipping Weight: 1 lb
Price: $0.00 USD

Nice ++ Civil War M-1850 Staff & Field Officers Sword Ames Mfg.

Here is a really top of the line condition Civil War Ames mfg. staff & field officers sword. This one is in killer condition and would be hard to ever upgrade. Forsty Etched condition blade with US /Eagles etc. for the motif . Has the classic large US in guard design also . See the text book Ames mfg.marked scabbard mount as well as the blade also nicely marked . This is a text book sword with no condition issues . A really nice condition scabbard , grip and blade like you want .       SOLD  

Price: $0.00 USD (Sold)


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