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DescriptionConditionPrice
American Revolution  
C1690 Spanish straight sword blade in replacement gripFair$350.00
antique copy of a C1670 cup hilt rapierGood$350.00
War of 1812-Mexican War  
C1812 GR marked Naval cutlassGood$1350.00
C1780-1820 Diplomatic sword with scabbard (small repair)Excellent$1050.00
M1818 Starr US sabre with scabbardGood$650.00
M1818 Starr US NCO sword with scabbardGood$750.00
C1820 Eaglehead swordFair$225.00
C1820-30 eaglehead sword with straight blade and unusual ball guardGood$495.00
C1820 F.W.Widmann, Philadelphia eaglehead sword with scabbardGood$650.00
C1830 eaglehead with brass scabbard, grip panels absentFair$495.00
C1820-40 Ames knighthead sword with scabbardGood$650.00
C1820-40 Ames style knighthead sword with eagle counterguardVery Good$395.00
C1820-40 fancy knighthead sword with eagle crossguard and eagle engraved blade/scabbardFine$1350.00
M1840 Dragoon sabre with scabbard by HammondVery Fine$1250.00
M1840 Dragoon sabre with scabbard by Sheble & FisherVery Good$575.00
M1840 Dragoon sabre with scabbard by Sheble & FisherGood$495.00
M1840 Justice sabre with scabbardGood$550.00
M1840 sabre with scabbard, marked W&CFair$350.00
M1841 USN cutlass by Ames with scabbardGood$2250.00
quality reproduction M1832 Foot Artillery shortsword with scabbardFine$100.00
Civil War Union  
M1840 NCO sword by Roby, 1863, blade slight wavyFair$225.00
M1840 NCO swordFair$200.00
Ames M1840 Musician sword with scabbard, dated 1864Fine$450.00
Ames M1840 Musician sword with partial scabbard, dated 1864Very Good$250.00
M1850 Foot Officer sword by Ames, with matching Ames marked scabbard, drag replacedFine$950.00
M1850 Foot Officer sword with scabbard, unmarked, nice bladeFine$950.00
M1850 Foot Officer sword with scabbard, unmarked, Roby style bladeVery Good$750.00
M1850 Foot Officer swordGood$495.00
Tiffany Non-Regulation cavalry sabre with scabbardGood$950.00
M1860 Cavalry officer sabre with scabbard by Clauberg, fancy gold bladeFine$3250.00
M1860 Cavalry officer sabre with scabbard, engraved blade, by ClaubergGood$1250.00
Civil War period M1860 Staff and Field sword and scabbard, by HorstmanVery Good$950.00
"shingle stick" wood and leather practice cutlass (ref "Small Arms of the Sea Services" by Rankin pp49-50)Fine$350.00
GAR sword with engraved blade and fancy aluminum grip, with scabbardVery Fine$450.00
GAR sword with plain blade and scabbard, by Boston RegaliaVery Good$215.00
Knighthead sword with engraved blade and leather scabbard, maker marked Clauberg, Solingen and agent marked Horstmann PhiladelphiaFine$275.00
Knighthead sword with scabbardVery Fine$250.00
Knighthead sword marked GERMANYFine$135.00
Knighthead swordVery Good$100.00
Civil War Confederate  
CS-Star shortsword with scabbardVery Good$4000.00
Kenansville CS armory (Louis Froelich) short swordGood$1550.00
Indian Wars  
C1880 Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company officer sabre with scabbardFine$495.00
M1850 style USMC officer swordGood$850.00
M1850 style USMC officer sword by HorstmannFine$750.00
early Indian War period M1860 staff and field sword and scabbard by M C LilleyFine$495.00
C1870-80 Springfield M1860 Staff and Field sword and scabbardFine$595.00
C1880 Springfield M1860 Staff and Field sword and scabbardFine$595.00
M1860 Staff and Field sword and scabbard by AmesGood$250.00
M1860 Staff and Field sword and scabbard by M.C.LilleyVery Good$185.00
M1872 artillery officer sabre and scabbard by M.C.LilleyVery Fine850.00
M1872 Springfield artillery officer sabre and scabbardExcellent$750.00
fancy M1872 Cavalry officer sabre with scabbard by RidabockExcellent$850.00
fancy M1872 Cavalry officer sabre with scabbard by HorstmanVery Fine$650.00
M1872 Cavalry officer sabre with scabbardVery Good$550.00
M1872 Cavalry officer sabre with scabbard by Shannon, Miller & CraneVery Good$495.00
Militia officer sword with eagle counterguard and scabbardFine$350.00
Knighthead sword with scabbard by Baker & McKenneyFine$295.00
Knighthead sword with scabbard by Henderson AmesGood$175.00
Fraternal  
early Knights Templar sword with scabbard, by Horstman, PhiladelphiaVery Fine$450.00
Knights Templar sword with scabbard by M.C.LilleyFine$175.00
Knights Templar sword with leather scabbard by Alport, BostonFine$150.00
Knights of St. John sword and scabbardFine$250.00
Post-1900 US Army Swords  
M1902 officer sabre with scabbard, named to an officer of the 185th Field Artillery (part of the 34th "Red Bull" Division, served in North Africa and Italy)Excellent$350.00
M1902 officer sabre with scabbard, by M.C.Lilley, initials EVN engraved on lade and scabbardExcellent$250.00
M1902 officer sabre with scabbard, early horn grips by Horstman, broken quillonFine$225.00
M1902 officer sabre with scabbard, by MeyerFine$115.00
Military Academy sword with scabbardExcellent$135.00
Post-1900 US Cavalry Swords  
M1906 Ames Cavalry sabre with scabbardVery Good$550.00
M1913 Patton sabre with scabbard, dated SA 1914Good$650.00
M1913 Patton sabre with scabbard, dated LF&C 1918Good$550.00
M1913 Patton sabre with scabbard, dated SA 1914Good$550.00
Post-1900 US Navy Swords  
M1852 Naval Officer sword with scabbard, named to R.Wilson, possible Span-Am serviceFine$450.00
M1852 USCG sword with scabbard marked USAVery Fine$495.00
M1852 USCG sword with scabbard by Boston Uniform CoFine$450.00
M1852 Naval Officer sword with scabbard, unmarkedFine$295.00
M1852 Naval Officer sword with scabbard, marked MADE USAVery Good$250.00
Post-1900 USMC Swords  
USMC NCO sword and scabbard by Hilborn, presented to a 2nd Engineers master sargentExcellent$550.00
C1960-70 USMC mamaluke sword with scabbardNear Mint$575.00
C1960-70 USMC mamaluke sword with scabbardExcellent$550.00
C1950-60 USMC mamaluke sword with scabbard by Japan SwordFine$550.00
Scabbards and Parts  
Feathered eaglehead sword grip, possibly for M1841 USN officer swordVery Fine$450.00
early sword scabbard throatGood$50.00
Germanic style sword hiltFair$225.00
M1818 Starr NCO sword scabbardFine$450.00
M1818 Starr NCO sword scabbardVery Good$395.00
C1830-50 straight leather scabbardGood$165.00
C1830-50 straight leather scabbardGood$135.00
M1840 Dragoon sabre scabbardFair$195.00
M1840 Dragoon sabre scabbardFair$125.00
M1840 Dragoon sabre blade marked LelandGood
M1840 NCO/Musician sword throatGood$35.00
M1850 Foot/Staff sword body, rayskin for high grade Horstmann swordsFine$250.00
M1850 Staff/Foot sword scabbard bodyVery Good$225.00
M1850 Staff/Foot sword scabbard bodyFair$175.00
M1850 Staff/Foot sword scabbard bodyFair$150.00
M1852 Navy sword scabbard middle mount, Civil War period, with ring, 1-1/4" wide, 2-1/4" longVery Good$110.00
M1852 Navy sword scabbard middle mount, Civil War period, without ring, 1-3/16" wide, 2-13/16" longVery Good$100.00
M1860 cavalry sabre scabbardGood$395.00
USCG sword scabbard throat and middle mountsFine$175.00
Accessories  
Gold sword knotExcellent$225.00
Gold USN sword knotExcellent$235.00
Gold sword knotFine$225.00
Gold sword knotFine$200.00
Boxed USN sword knotNear Mint$250.00
C1880-1910 USN sword belt (hangers damaged)Very Good$75.00
C1880-1920 USN sword knotNear Mint$150.00
M1902 bullion sword knot, unissuedNear Mint$110.00
M1902 bullion sword knot, unissuedNear Mint$110.00
M1902 bullion sword knotFine$135.00
M1902 bullion sword knotFine$90.00
M1902 leather sword knotVery Fine$100.00
M1902 leather sword knotGood$50.00
M1902 leather sword knotFair$35.00
Vietnam USMC sword storage bagNear Mint$37.50
Vietnam USMC sword storage bagNear Mint$37.50
Vietnam USMC sword storage bagNear Mint$37.50