All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1300664
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
19thc Afghan battle ax-bottom of ax unscrews to display sharp steel fighting spear-ax head is forged and is sharp with colorful cut designs-carved designs on staff-evidence of oxidation on steel parts-37 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1300613
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Chinese Republic military dagger-grip is composed of bronze over shell-no scabbard-stains to blade with some signs of oxidation on grip-dagger is complete-15 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1300520
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$440.00
Antique Zulu war club or knob kierie-made from one piece of briarwood-fine patina-19.5 inches long-no repairs
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #1296829
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
This sword is not repeat is not a glitzy trashy replica produced for the grand tour crowd by Toledo-It is an early 19thc or late 18thc- hand forged steel Spanish sword in the traditional style of EL CID-sharp blade is hand forged, beveled and honed- tip is razor sharp--it is a fighting sword and not a decorative toy. No repairs or scabbard-no rust but blade has black spotting-grip is steel wrapped-37.5 inches long-sword has heft
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1295109
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Rare Sudanese double bladed Haldie fighting dagger-has polished bone grip-both blades engraved on both sides near hilt--one engraving depicts abstract of human- leather scabbards show wear--blades in good shape-25 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1960 item #1249939
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$65.00
Scottish faux Dirk--this piece is designed as decorative--it is well designed with Celtic knots and leather scabbard-handle has small jade fist decoration grasping a cross of St Andrew-it may have been designed for a female auxiliaray or for burial by frugal Scotts who did not want to waste a good weapon at a burial or there may be there is a new breed of politically correct Scot who eschews carrying a blade in his sock--8.5 inches long--it will not even cut butter--20thc
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1700 item #1243121
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
This rare piece-uncertain of age, but the shield is probably early 19thc- the two Viking swords are much earlier- steel shield has rust but intricate Nordic designs are apparent and might have later brass band on edges-the sword with the wood handle has a drying crack-has high quality carving with fine patina and distinctive form with distinctive metal blade, hand forged that still sharp on both sides--the other sword with broad blade, having blood runners also sharp on both sides--pommel is hand forged as well as blade-the hilt is iron covered with wood and old hand tooled leather flap-handle is wrapped with braided leather-the provenance of the piece is that it was from the Royal Caribbean lines on a retired cruise ship named the Viking-it adorned the ships main dining room and ended up in a steamship line reception center in San Juan Puerto Rico--from there it fell into my hands--have not removed weapons from wood mounting=shield diameter is 24 inches-both swords 40 inches--
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1213698
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
Japanese 18thc hand forged katana-marked on tang with file marks indicating it was made in Bunga area-steel tsuba-gilt highlighted menuki on pommel and handle that is covered with ray skin-menuki on both sides of handle appear to be shishi dogs-design on pommel and fuchi are dragons-blade is in fine condition =no rust--lacquered scabbard with no condition problems-38 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1213504
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1995.00
Meiji hand forged dagger with exquisitely carved old ivory handle and scabbard--there are 23 figures carved in bas relief-depicts celebration dance over enemy whose two heads are in a basket at base of scabbard--there is a signature shield of the ivory carver at base of scabbard-13.5 inches-blade is in good condition and retains polish. handle has drying cracks-fuchi collar has minor damage on the inner ring-small kozuka appears missing- tsuba is loose--museum quality for certain
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1920 item #1187170
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
Early German Bavarian infantry officers dress sword-ca 1919-1st WWI period-blade clearly etched with Bavarian motifs on both sides of the blade and also impressed with mark near the hilt-with steel scabbard-blade in superb condition and is curved-very minor rust on edge of grip-blade is 30.5 inches-overall length 37 inches
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1187158
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
American army officers 19thc dress sword-has steel scabbard-condition of blade and scabbard is excellent-blade is marked L.Bostwick New Haven CT-blade is 31 inches-37 inches overall length-wrapped wire handle ormolu brass hilt with eagle, flag and shield designs on pommel and hilt
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1102100
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
19thc North African dagger-probably Berber-blade is quality steel and sharp and etched-15 inches to include scabbard-it is a fighting dagger normally carried in the sleeve-has second small blade protruding from handle-high quality leather work with fine patina-no condition problems
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1102097
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Attractively decorated Moroccan 19thc dagger-Jambiya-10.5 inch to include decorated brass scabbard-blade is etched with blood runners and is of high quality steel-no condition problems-handle is cut gem stones inlaid with brass
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1101816
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
19thc Italian sword cane/walking stick-has silver top and is encased in metal-overall cane measures 33.5 inches-sword to include handle is 26.5 inches-scratches to metal scabbard-blade is made of quality steel-no marks
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1837 VR item #1072044
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Indonesian Kris-early 19thc-forged meteorite blade shows wear-handle appears to be ebony with intricately carved symbols or script-top of sheath is exotic tropical polished wood, possibly calamander-early 19thc-sheath is brass with repousse designs on one side-19 inches long-5.5 inches wide at top of sheath
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1837 VR item #1072032
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Indonesian Kris dagger-very fine intricately carved handle in tropical hardwood-probably ebony- appears to be a demon--in brass covered sheath-blade, made from forged meteorite, shows wear--19 inches long-5 inches wide top
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #1071977
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Fine Afghan dagger in highly decorated silver sheath-18thc-blade superb steel-probably DAMASCUS-razor sharp-Ivory handle with enamel and metal decorations- two small nicks on top of eared grip-14 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #995147
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Russian Imperial medal celebrating Romanov 300-year rule in Russia 1613-1913-original medal-first edition , ie Czar Nicolas without medal on chest-tarnish spot on medal-only fragment of ribbon remains