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15th Century Nobukuni Samurai Katana

15th Century Nobukuni Samurai Katana

This sword has been inspected and is signed on the tang with the signature of Nobukuni. This is not likely first generation, but likely third dating to the mid 1400s. The blade is clean and well balanced, but with some issues. There are some minor scratches, a small chip and someone has etched a design into the blade later in its life. This does not make the sword any less an original period... read more

Code: 50460

1500.00 CAD

Japanese Short Sword with Shino Gunto blade

Japanese Short Sword with Shino Gunto blade

The shin guntō (新軍刀, new military sword) was a weapon and symbol of rank used by the Imperial Japanese Army between the years of 1935 and 1945. During most of that period, the swords were manufactured at the Toyokawa Naval Arsenal. This example is a shortened version with a stylized blade and fairly decent hardware and scabbard. The parts are mismatched with various styles of creatures on t... read more

Code: 50459

650.00 CAD

A late War Railway Jr Officer Dirk

A late War Railway Jr Officer Dirk

This is a fine example of a late war Railway Junior Officer's dirk from WWII. The railway played a major role in the Japanese war effort, not only on the islands of Japan, but the Chinese Manchurian rail lines as well. These officials patrolled the railway stations, passenger and cargo cars and ensured security during their shuttle.

Most of these blades were highly decorative i... read more

Code: 50076

650.00 CAD

French First Empire Naval Dirk

French First Empire Naval Dirk

Offered is a French Navy Officer dirk with its chains intact, fluted ivory grip and gilt scabbard with hanger rings intact, and decoratively embellished fittings and blade. The blade is pipe backed and adorned with floral filigree and arms in overall good condition. A lovely example in the classical French form. read more

Code: 50985

On Hold

German Captain's Artillery Boards WWII

German Captain's Artillery Boards WWII

A standard pattern set of boards that have been in the weather with some bleeding of red dye into the subdued silver bullion thread. They have been in the field. Complete and matching set. read more

Code: 50203

SOLD

French Infantry Hanger C.1830 to 1850

French Infantry Hanger C.1830 to 1850

Offered is a standard French Hanger used in the early 19th Century by line infantry. The scabbard is complete in good condition with some minor dings to the brass drag. The brass hilt is tight and in good condition with a decent blade. A common side arm used by the French for many decades and found in so many sword collections as a staple example of the pattern that originated in the late 18... read more

Code: 50911

350.00 CAD

Northern European Broad Sword C.1650

Northern European Broad Sword C.1650

Offered is an early North European double edged broad sword with steel hilt. The 33" blade is pitted slightly, with a nice patina, and missing its once sharp tip. The hilt has had some restoration, the pommel and grip likely replaced. A nice job of repair. The hilt is original and is a unique form. Dates md 17th Century and has a lovely appearance. No scabbard. If this was all original it... read more

Code: 50910

1800.00 CAD

WWI German Officer's Sword

WWI German Officer's Sword

Standard pattern German Officer Sword with scabbard, clean blade, maker marked FH, solid hilt with royal cypher on grip and hilt decorated with German eagle. Overall a nice example. Scabbard has a dent. read more

Code: 50905

450.00 CAD

German Police Dress Bayonet WWII

German Police Dress Bayonet WWII

This is the standard dress for the civil Police with frog. The hilt is in great shape with nice tight fittings. The scabbard is matched and has a decent finish. The blade has been cleaned, maybe due some corrosion removed in the past. Good clear maker marks on the blade and stamped to a police unit in based in Berlin. A nice example. read more

Code: 50784

SOLD