All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1371172
A nice British Gorget worn during the American Revolution. Has great Patina but needs buffing to bring out that Bronze lustre. Will mail in padded envelope. More photos on request. Buyer pays S&H. All offers entertained.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1371162
le Monde Gallery
$3,500.00
Abner Dunn IX PA Rgt. 1779. 1779 (dated) 10 x 3 in (25.4 x 7.62 cm) DESCRIPTION This is a beautifully carved powder horn dating to 1779. The horn is beautifully carved with the owner’s name and date of 1779 carved along the wide base of the horn. Powder horns like this were used to store gun power for the flint-lock style rifles common during the Revolutionary War. The horn belonged to Ensign Abner Dunn of the IX Pennsylvania Regiment during the American Revolutionary War...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1369494 (stock #E795)
Authentic antique 16th century Renaissance period superb Quality Battle Axe Details: A large sturdy hand forged high carbon steel head of classical form with an oval central block, large crescent form blade, and down-curved tapering beak-shaped rear-fluke of diamond cross-section. The blade of the axe is pierced with a shaped panel for adornment and to reduce the weight so that the blade is lighter and better-balanced...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1369403 (stock #E796)
A very rare antique, late 16th - early 17th century, Polish - Hungarian battle axe, Czekan, with a very good quality sturdy hand forged steel head of elegant form, with a down-turned shaped blade and a protruding rear-hammer with square face incised all-over with elaborate design, mounted on the wooden haft...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1369395 (stock #E794)
Antique Hungarian sword of the second half of 16th century, blade-mounted with an 18th century Turkish Ottoman hilt. Details: A long curved single - edged, sturdy, extremely well hand-forged, high carbonate steel blade, cut on each face, with a series of different lengths, wide and narrow fullers, a characteristic for the late 16th century Hungarian sabre blades. Finely etched at the forte, on the outer side of the blade, with a pattern of flowers and foliage surmounted by a perching bird...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1369085 (stock #E816)
Rare antique 16th century (1500 AD-1550 AD). All steel high quality version of a knight war hammer. Sturdy moulded head with robust down-curved tapering and grooved spike of square section. The rear split hammerhead in the form the open jaw for punching through helmets and to catch an opponent’s sword blade...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Uniforms : Pre 1900 item #1369075 (stock #E817)
An extremely rare, museum quality, authentic antique, early 19th century, FIRST EMPIRE Napoleonic Military Helmet, Schapska, Czapka, Czapska, of the 1st Polish Light Cavalry Regiment of the Imperial Guard, (Polish: 1 Pułk Lekkokonny [Polski] Gwardii Cesarskiej); (French:1er Régiment des chevaux-légers [polonais] de la Garde Impériale). Circa1807-1815. .

The helmet is constructed of thin sticks, the fabric on the top of the couple of sticks is worn, so the ends of sticks are visible...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1361157
Offered is a fabulous American officer's sword with the following specifications: Comprising: 1) Variant M. 1872, the curved 31 3/4 inch blade with 17 inch panel etched with scrollwork, U.S. and Federal eagle; ricasso marked S.N. Meyer/Washington, D.C. Gilt brass hilt, the semi-basket guard with oval panel having applied plaque of the Great Seal of the United States. Grey shagreen and brass wire-wrapped grip. Nickeled scabbard, the gilt brass mounts molded with foliage...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1358075 (stock #es725)
Antique, early 18th century, Turkish Ottoman, Islamic gun powder flask with flattened, oval form, wooden body covered in leather, with an impressed design of a palmette within a border of half-circles, with a conical iron nozzle. MEASUREMENTS: Height: 17.8 cm (7 in). Width: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in). CONDITION: In its original condition, showing the age and usage, with a dark brown patina...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1358059 (stock #e789)
Extremely Rare Antique 18th century silver mounted Hungarian aristocrat sword which is not only a historical weapon but an important example of 18th century Hungarian Goldsmith Art. DETAILS: A solid silver stirrup hilt of typical 18th century Hungarian hussar form with an elaborate knuckle bow pair of langets, downbend rear quillon decorated with chiselled rococo floral design...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1357960 (stock #e782)
Authentic Antique, 17th century, Ukrainian, Zaporozhian Cossack belt hook, for the sword suspension, beautifully hand made of wrought iron with fine details. This type of the Zaporozhian Cossack sword hooks is well documented, some of them were excavated on the Beresteczko battlefield where the great battle took place between the Ukrainian Cossack, led by Bohdan Khmelnytsky, aided by Crimean Tatars and Polish army under the command of King John II Casimir Vasa. These types of sword hoo...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1355898 (stock #ES834)
Antique Indian sword, Talwar/Tulwar, 18th century Islamic Mughal India.

DETAILS: The iron hilt is of characteristic form comprised of a cross-guard formed with a pair of quillons with the terminals in the form of cusped palmettes and long shaped langets with a large saucer – shaped pommel, with an elegant helmet shaped finial, pierced with a hole for suspension of the tassel; the steel hilt is entirely hand chiseled in distinguishing Mughal floral pattern...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1355829 (stock #E791)
Antique Medieval 12th-13th century, Crusader’s Knight (3rd-9th crusades) Iron Prick Spur with large faceted ball on the prick. Terminals each forming 2 slots allowing a single strap to used to secure the spur. It ran under the foot and through the slots at the sides of the spur. It was then buckled over the instep.

REFERENCES

(1) “Medieval Costume, Armour and Weapons” by Eduard Wagner, Zoroslava Drobna, Jan Durdik.

(2) “Reitzubehör - Das Bestimmungsbuch” by Steinmann...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1355354
An antique European (most likely Dutch) Military flintlock holster pistol, circa.1740-1780 converted to percussion in the 1840's. Brass furniture. No provision for a ram rod (intensional design so when the pistol was removed from a saddle holster the ram rod would not catch and fall to the ground. A separate ram rod was retained on a lanyard). Sound root wood stock with a stress cracks in a few areas. Convex lock plate with remnants of engraved maker marks in good mechanical working order. 1...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1800 item #1355352
Offered is fine pair of Silver Mounted Antique Ottoman Empire Flintlock Holster Pistols, circa 1790-1820. 14" .60 cal. octagon-to-round steel barrels w/large maker's cartouche on the top flat and (3) unidentified proofs on the left flat near breech. Nice Silver furniture w/unidentified Hallmarks. Locks are marked w/unidentified maker's mark. ‘Roller frizzen’ springs. False ram-rods(common for this region). Both pistols are in original flintlock. Stocks are solid w/minor chips missing aro...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #1354987
A stunning and rare KHANJAR PERSIAN DAGGER, double-edged sharp curved blade of watered WOOTZ STEEL with medial ridge and keened point. The forte is chiseled in low relief on each side. The gilded steel hilt and scabbard are masterfully engraved with foliage and cartouches depicting human figures and various animals. Very rare and in good overall condition. Size: L. 16", blade 10.5" (L. 41.5 cm., blade 27 cm.). Weight: 419 gr. A fine Collector's piece!
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1837 VR item #1354959
Offered is a marvelous antique cased pair of German flintlock holster pistols by 'KUCHENREUTER', c. 18th century. They have 10" .52 cal. octagon-to-round barrels with gold filled barrel mark and decorative inlaid silver wire and makers name; 'JOH AND KUCHENREUTER' (both barrels are pitted). There are round face locks with remnants of the maker's signature with set triggers. Plain brass furniture. The stocks have a nice high relief decorative carving and are solid. Some scratches and dings from y...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1900 item #1353230
This is a fabulous American Eagle Pommel Infantry Officer's sword from circa 1821-1840 with the followings specifications: Narrow, straight 31 1/2 inch blade with 11 1/2 inch blued and gilt panel above the hilt engraved with conventional florals and a panoply of arms. Silver-plated brass stirrup hilt: languets molded with Federal eagles; quillon with disc finial; knuckle bow with central, beaded swell; ferrule molded with acanthus; backstrap with integral eagle head pommel. Ribbed bone grip....