All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #1278730
Gorgeous Imperial German 1914 Iron Cross First Class. Jeweler quality with a nice convex vaulted shape. The center of the reverse is marked 900 silver and the patina throughout certainly backs this up. Lovely untouched cross with a great look would fit well into advanced collections.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Souvenirs : Pre 1910 item #1278449 (stock #0083)
Description of item: This is a fantastic commemorative German beer stein presented to cannoneer Joseph Andres, who was part of the 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Battalion, 1899-1901, in Munich, Germany. The stein is made in white glass decorated with scenes of cannon practice, of regiment members drinking beer, and other regimental members names are listed. The stein has a pewter lid that has a cannon and a lion on top. Andres' name is inscribed on the gold-rimmed bottom...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1278058 (stock #MI-052-HP)
Inscribed on the face of the blade, Presented to Captain W E Dollar by the Cherrbonte Cadets,Dec 26, 1886, on the reverse a US in a sunburst. Very fine, presentation grade, gold gilt brass hilt with best quality ray skin wrapped grip and deeply sculpted Federal Eagle on the folding guard. The reverse clam shell guard is sculpted with the Federal Shield. The scabbard is nickeled with matching quality gold gilt mounts...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276191 (stock #ES722)
Antique 18th - 19th century Islamic Indo Persian All-Steel Axe Bullova Antique 18th - 19th century Indo Persian Islamic Axe, Bullova comprising very well hand forged steel mustache shape sturdy blade decorated on each side with silver inlaid (Koftgary) foliage pattern, surmounted by a central spike, mounted on its cylindrical haft with a mushroom shaped pommel decorated with silver inlaid (Koftgary).

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length; 72.3 cm (28 1/2 in).

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #1276186 (stock #ES720)
Rare, antique, 19th century, Central Asian, Islamic Turkoman Tekke silver mounted horse bridle...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #1276184 (stock #ES719)
Rare, antique, 19th century, Central Asian Islamic Turkoman Tekke horse jeweler, silver-mounted leather, horse headpiece, halter ,bridle, The upper surface decorated with extremely well made, by Turkmen silversmith, of small continuous interlocking silver plaques riveted to the leather, enriched with 6 , silver mounted, large oval carnelians stones.

The headpiece is complete with its original, elaborate hand forged iron horse bit.

This Type of h...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276178 (stock #ES717)
Rare, superb quality antique, 19th century Turkmenistan, Islamic Central Asian Turkoman Tekke horse trapping - chest-band (Ornaments, Jewelry)...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276164 (stock #ES716)
Antique 19th century Turkish Ottoman Kurdish dagger Khanjar – Jambiya. A curved double – edged blade formed with a medial ridge horn hilt of typical form...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276113 (stock #ES711)
Antique Indo Persian Islamic dagger Pesh Kabz, North India 19th century. DETAILS: A sturdy slightly curved single – edged steel blade with fuller, an upper ridge hilt applied with mother of pearl faced panels forming a lozenge lattice design, panels of mottled green Jade above and below, the spine covered with brass, attachment loop above, with its leather covered wooden scabbard.

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length in the scabbard: 26 cm (10 1/4 in)...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276110 (stock #ES710)
A very rare example of antique 19th century Islamic dagger, Bichaq, from the famous Central Asian Islamic Emirate of Bukhara, previously Turkistan, present - day Uzbekistan.

DETAILS: Slightly curved, single - edge, sturdy steel blade cut with full length narrow fuller below the spine.

A slender hilt formed of two pieces of dark brown horn, retained by three rivets, complete with white metal ferrule and pommel.

Bukhara weapons are e...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1940 item #1276108 (stock #ES707)
Antique Military Nepalese Gurkha combat knife kukri / Khukuri with a very high quality hand forged re-curved and very sharp single edge blade with twin fullers...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1276103 (stock #ES705)
Rare, antique, 19th century, Central Asian Islamic Turkoman Tekke horse jewellery, silver-mounted leather, horse trapping Neckband. The upper surface decorated and constructed of 6 rows of small continuous interlocking silver plaques riveted to the leather, enclosed by silver bars at the ends...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276080 (stock #ES704)
Antique 19th century large Indo Persian Islamic Afghan dagger Peshkabze – Choora. Details: A straight sturdy single-edged steel blade of “T” shape cross-section, tapering gradually from the hilt to the point, with a wide rib at the back, engraved on the one site with scrolls, the hilt is with an eared pommel riveted to the tang with bulbous headed pegs...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276072 (stock #ES703)
Antique 19th century gold inlaid Indo Persian Islamic Sword “Khyber Knife” or “Salawar Yatagan” with straight and heavy single-edged blade tapering gradually from the hilt to the point, ferrule decorated with gold inlaid koftgari floral designs...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276065 (stock #ES702)
Antique 19th century Indo Persian Islamic Sword “Khyber Knife” or “Salawar Yatagan”...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276057 (stock #ES700)
A good quality authentic antique 17th -18th Islamic Indo Persian nobleman helmet Kulah-Khud. A hemi-spherical skull formed of one hand forged steel plate, with a stout mounted long spike at the top, a pair of plume-holders, a movable guard nasal flanked by two plume holders, retaining its original neck-defence camail of chain mail of rounded links...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1276051 (stock #ES698)
Authentic, antique 17th century, Turkish Ottoman War Hammer with iron head, comprising a square faced hammer, balanced by a down - curved, beak-shaped fluke, of square section, chased and encrusted with brass strips on its wooden haft of circular section, fitted on the top with a domed silver cap, and a horn at the base.

REFERENCES: Similar examples of Turkish Ottoman War hammers are published in the following references:

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1274882
Very interesting horse artillery officer saber by Horstmann and Sons Philadelphia. The blade is deeply patinated and the engraving is difficult to bring out in photographs. Besides the blade the whole package is brass. The scabbard is all brass as well as the handle. Even the grip which at first glance looks like textured fish skin is in fact brass. The Horstmann name is engraved as well as tool punched in. As one might imagine, the large brass content makes this a heavy sword...