Militaria & Ethnographica : Wednesday 08 March 2017 10:30AM

No. Lots Per Page: 

Viewing: Tuesday 7 March 9am - 5pm and morning of sale

Live bidding is available at: www.the-saleroom.com

Buyer's Premium: 18.5% + VAT (22.2% in total)

Please refer to our terms of business regarding availability of telephone bidding, additional image requests and condition reports

Catalogue Search

Lots 251 to 300 of 421


Lot 252 Thumbnail

Lot 252

Five French Model 1866 "Chassepot" Yataghan Sword Bayonets, each with brass hilt, T shape blade with engraved inscription to the back edge, four with steel scabbards (5-af)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £140
More Details

Lot 253 Thumbnail

Lot 253

A 19th Century Hanger, the 63cm single edge curved steel blade with a narrow fuller to the back edge, the brass stirrup hilt with ribbed grip crudely engraved 31/1833, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £60
More Details

Lot 254 Thumbnail

Lot 254

A French Model 1866 Chassepot Yataghan Sword Bayonet, the back edge of the blade engraved and dated 1867, with steel scabbard; two French Model 1874 Gras Epee Bayonets, with steel scabbards (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 255 Thumbnail

Lot 255

A Collection of Eight Various Bayonets, including two French Model 1874 Gras and three US 1917 by Remington, one with scabbard; an Indian Pesch Kabz, with bone grip scales and leather scabbard (9 - af)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
More Details

Lot 256 Thumbnail

Lot 256

A 19th Century Iron Mantrap, with rectangular jaws and tilting footplate, 74cm; a 19th Century Iron Animal Trap, with semi-circular jaws and rectangular footplate, 20cm (2)

Estimate: £280-350

Sold: £300
More Details

Lot 257 Thumbnail

Lot 257

A US M1873 Socket Bayonet, with blued finish, with blued steel scabbard and leather frog; two Other Socket Bayonets, one numbered 568, lacking scabbard, the other lacking its locking ring, with leather scabbard; a US Leather Pistol Holster, stamped G&K 1918, A.G.; a Stitched Leather Belt Slide Gun Holster, stamped PRICE WESTERN LEATHER, England, GH62 HI-POWER LEFT HAND (5)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 258 Thumbnail

Lot 258

An Imperial German Army Officer's Sword, the 82.5cm single edge fullered steel blade with maker's squirrel logo for Carl Eickhorn, Solingen, the brass stirrup hilt with wire bound black plastic grip, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £80
More Details

Lot 259 Thumbnail

Lot 259

A Scottish Basket Hilt Broadsword, the 77cm double edge steel blade shortened, one side engraved ANDREA X FERRARA, the steel basket hilt pierced with cruciform panels of circles and triangular motifs, with wire bound leather grip and wrythen incised compressed ovoid pommel, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £420
More Details

Lot 260 Thumbnail

Lot 260

A George VI Naval Officer's Sword by Wilkinson Sword, London, the 78cm single edge fullered steel blade etched with fouled anchor, Royal cypher and foliage, the brass gothic hilt cast with a crowned fouled anchor, the hinged guard engraved B.E.C.T.BRAY R.N, with wire bound fishskin grip, lion head pommel with long mane, bullion sword knot, brass mounted black leather scabbard with rain cover, black patent leather belt with sword slings and gilt metal clasp, and three pairs of shoulder boards to a Lieutenant Commander

Estimate: £300-350

Sold: £350
More Details

Lot 261 Thumbnail

Lot 261

A Copy of a US Model 1860 Cavalry Sword, the 86cm steel blade stamped Ames Mfg.Co., with brass three bar hilt and steel scabbard

Estimate: £80-90

NOT SOLD
More Details

Lot 262 Thumbnail

Lot 262

A Folding Lock Knife, the clip-point steel blade stamped SHEFFIELD STEEL, and with maker's logo of two Maltese crosses, with brass crossguard and polished antler grip scales, with leather sheath; a Push Dagger, with Swedish diamond section steel blade and antler T shape grip (2)

Estimate: £280-350

NOT SOLD
More Details

Lot 263 Thumbnail

Lot 263

A George V 1897 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword, the 82.3 cm etched blade with single fuller, by Sanderson Bros., the nickel-plated hilt pierced and engraved with Royal cypher, wire-bound fishskin grip, leather-covered service scabbard with frog; and another, similar sword, the 82.3 cm etched blade by John Jones & Co., 6, Regent St., London, S,W., the back edge numbered 2661, the plated scabbard with twin ring suspensions (2)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 264 Thumbnail

Lot 264

A Victorian 1895 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword, the 82.2 cm etched blade with single fuller, by Henry Wilkinson, Pall Mall, London, numbered 34540 to the back edge, the nickel-plated, pierced and engraved hilt with Royal cypher, wire-bound fishskin grip (scabbard lacking), and another, similar, with J. Edward & Sons, 9, Hanover St., W. blade (scabbard lacking) (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £180
More Details

Lot 265 Thumbnail

Lot 265

A Copy 1847 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword, the 84 cm etched blade with single fuller, the cast and pierced brass hilt with Victoria cypher, wire-bound leather grip, the steel scabbard with twin ring suspensions, together with a French M1866, "Chassepot" Yataghan sword bayonet, the back dated "Mai 1874", with scabbard (2)

Estimate: £60-100

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 266 Thumbnail

Lot 266

A George VI 1897 Pattern Infantry Officer's Dress Sword, the 83.5 cm etched blade with single fuller, by Anderson & Sons, Edinburgh, the pierced and engraved, plated hilt with Royal cypher, leather-covered scabbard

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £130
More Details

Lot 267 Thumbnail

Lot 267

A Bowie Knife, with clip point saw back steel blade, antler grip and aluminium pommel, with leather sheath; a Similar Hunting Knife, with antler grip and leather sheath; a William Rodgers Hunting Knife, with grip of stacked leather washers, and leather sheath; a Third Pattern Commando Knife, with machine made blade and ribbed alloy grip, with leather sheath (4)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £140
More Details

Lot 268 Thumbnail

Lot 268

Eleven Various Folding Pocket Knives, some with marlin spikes; six Other Edged Weapons, including a Malayan parang with wood scabbard and horn grip, a Javanese knife with wood grip and scabbard, a copy of a Scottish dirk etc (17)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 269 Thumbnail

Lot 269

A William IV Court Sword by Prosser of London, the 79cm diamond section steel blade originally blued and with faint etched decoration, the gilt brass hilt with shell guard applied with crowned Royal cypher, with short crossguard and stirrup knuckle bow, cushioned crown pommel and copper and sprung wire bound grip, with gold and crimson lace strap and bullion sword knot, the black leather scabbard with gilt brass mounts, the locket engraved PROSSER, Maker to the King and Royal Family, LONDON

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £200
More Details

Lot 270 Thumbnail

Lot 270

A Copy of a French "Imperial Officer a Cheval Garde Grenadier" Sword, with 95cm single edge double fullered steel blade, half blued, the brass honeysuckle half basket hilt cast with a flaming grenade, with brass mounted leather scabbard

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £600
More Details

Lot 271 Thumbnail

Lot 271

A Copy of a General Officer's Mameluke Sword, with laser etched steel blade, brass hilt with ivorine grip scales, with brass scabbard and earlier bullion sword knot

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £90
More Details

Lot 272 Thumbnail

Lot 272

An Imperial German Naval Officer's Sword, the 77cm single edge fullered steel blade with double squirrel logo for Carl Eickhorn, etched with crowned fouled anchor, foliage and war ships, the frosted gilt hilt with hinged double shell guard case with fouled anchor and oak leaves, with wire bound ivorine grip and lion head pommel, with bullion sword knot and later brass mounted leather scabbard

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £280
More Details

Lot 273 Thumbnail

Lot 273

A Copy of a Victorian 1822 Pattern General Officer's Sword, with brass gothic hilt pierced and cast with crowned crossed sword and baton, with wire bound fishskin grip, with brass scabbard; a French Model 1842/59 Sabre Bayonet, the back edge of the blade engraved Mne Impale.de Chatt. 1863, lacks scabbard (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 274 Thumbnail

Lot 274

A Copy of George VI RAF Officer's Sword, the brass hilt pierced and cast with crowned eagle, with wire bound cream faux fishskin grip and brass mounted leather scabbard

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 275 Thumbnail

Lot 275

A US Knight's Templar Masonic Ceremonial Sword, the 81cm double edge steel blade etched with a knight jousting and another standing holding a standard, with foliage and inscription Hugh G Marshall, the gilt metal T shape hilt with ivorine grip and visored helmet pommel, with gilt metal and red enamelled steel scabbard

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £130
More Details

Lot 276 Thumbnail

Lot 276

A George V Artillery Officer's Sword, the 88cm single edge fullered steel blade etched with regimental badge and Royal cypher, the nickel three bar hilt with wire bound fishskin grip, with steel scabbard

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £120
More Details

Lot 277 Thumbnail

Lot 277

An Indian Copy of an Artillery Sword, the steel three bar hilt with wire bound leather grip, with associated leather service scabbard; also, a drummer's ebonised mace, a Royal Artillery stick, a leather swagger stick, a bamboo cane and a sword scabbard (6)

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £120
More Details

Lot 278 Thumbnail

Lot 278

An 18th Century Basket Hilt Back Sword, the 92cm single edge steel blade with two fullers to each side, each fuller stamped .:. ANDRIA FERARA .:., the ricasso struck with P within a shield, the iron basket hilt pierced with quatrefoils, hearts and triangles, with quarter fluted mushroom pommel and ribbed wood grip lacking its wire binding and covering, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £1800-2500

Sold: £1700
More Details

Lot 279 Thumbnail

Lot 279

A Late Victorian Lloyd's Presentation Naval Sword, the 79.5cm single edge steel blade etched with foliage, the Royal Coat of Arms and a presentation inscription `PRESENTED BY THE SHOREHAM HARBOUR TRUSTEES MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE OF LLOYDS AND OTHERS TO MR W.PEARCE. R.N. IN RECOGNITION OF HIS HEROIC CONDUCT IN GALLANTLY BOARDING AND REMOVING EXPLOSIVES FROM THE "INVICTA" IN SHOREHAM HARBOUR. 1ST OCTOBER 1901', the brass gothic hilt cast with Queen's crown over a fouled anchor, with hinged guard, wire bound fishskin grip and lion head pommel, with bullion sword knot and brass mounted leather scabbard

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £800
More Details

Lot 280 Thumbnail

Lot 280

A Bowie Knife, the 19cm heavy clip-point steel blade etched with a skull and crossed bones within a shield and a clenched fist over SMRT FASCISMU, with brass crossguard, wood and aluminium grips, with leather sheath

Estimate: £70-80

Sold: £280
More Details

Lot 281 Thumbnail

Lot 281

A Georgian Naval Dirk, the 17.5cm blued steel blade of diamond section, engraved and gilt with scrolling tendrils, with gilt brass disc guard and tapering wrythen fluted walnut grip, the leather scabbard with gilt brass mounts and two suspension rings

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £200
More Details

Lot 282 Thumbnail

Lot 282

A Georgian Naval Dirk, the 22.5cm steel blade of diamond section, with gilt brass stepped crossguard, baluster quillons and tapering ring knopped ebony grip with gilt brass lion mask pommel, the leather scabbard with gilt brass locket engraved Arnold & Co., Portsmouth, set with a single suspension ring and with gilt brass chape

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £1100
More Details

Lot 283 Thumbnail

Lot 283

A Georgian Naval Dirk, the 15cm steel blade of diamond section bearing traces of bluing, engraved and gilt with tendrils, the gilt brass disc guard with beaded and husk chased border, the ring turned ivory grip with brass collar and green guilloche enamel pommel, the foliate engraved gilt brass scabbard with two suspension rings and panel inscribed READ, High Strt Portsmo

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £400
More Details

Lot 284 Thumbnail

Lot 284

A Late Bronze Age Sword Blade, double edged and of leaf shape, the squared off tang with two fixing holes for a grip, 54.5cm overall

Provenance: Acklam, East Riding of Yorkshire, excavated in 1857
c.f. Whellan [T]: History and Topography of the City of York and the North Riding of Yorkshire, Vol II, 1859, pp.209-210

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £1500
More Details

Lot 285 Thumbnail

Lot 285

A George III 1796 Pattern Light Cavalry Officer's Sword, the 82.5cm single edge broad curved steel blade engraved with crowned GR cypher, the Royal Coat of Arms, musical trophies, crossed bow, arrows and quiver, bearing traces of original gilt, the steel stirrup hilt with rounded langets, scroll quillon, wire bound leather grip and facetted back strap with scroll ears, the steel scabbard with two suspension rings

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £400
More Details

Lot 286 Thumbnail

Lot 286

An Early 20th Century Polearm, the 12cm triangular section steel blade with long langets and cylindrical ash haft, 225cm; an Early 20th Century Boat Pole, with 41cm steel spiked head with short langets, the beech haft brand stamped CAESAR B/6, 226cm (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
More Details

Lot 287 Thumbnail

Lot 287

A Victorian Silver Mounted Dirk, the 28cm scallop back steel blade stamped Paget, 195, Piccadilly, London, the ebony grip carved with Celtic knotwork, with foliate chased silver collar and pommel surmounted by a dying stag, the leather scabbard with further silver mounts richly chased with C scrolls and diapering, set with a small knife and fork, each with ebony grip and silver seated hound pommel, hallmarks for London 1850, 46cm

Estimate: £700-800

Sold: £1400
More Details

Lot 288 Thumbnail

Lot 288

A 19th Century Imperial German Infantry Officer's Dress Sword, the 81cm single edge fullered steel levee blade etched with a martial trophy and foliage, with original owner's name Carl Wirths Hermersdorf, the gilt brass stirrup hilt with two langets, one cast with an armorial shield, the other with crossed cannon barrels, with acanthus cast knuckle bow, lion head quillon and lion mask pommel, with ribbed fishskin grip, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £180
More Details

Lot 289 Thumbnail

Lot 289

An American Patriarchs Militant Fraternity Sword, the 71cm double edge steel blade etched with original owner's name W.J.Schepper, and maker's name Cincinatti Regalia, Cincinatti, ON., the elaborate gilt brass hilt with wire bound grip, the steel scabbard with gilt metal mounts cast and applied with PM monogram, shield and foliage, and with elaborate chain suspender

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
More Details

Lot 290 Thumbnail

Lot 290

A Turkish Army Sword, the 76cm single edge fullered steel blade etched with martial trophies, star over a crescent moon and foliage, the back edge with Julius Voos Fabrique d'Armes, Solingen, the steel stirrup hilt with wire bound black plastic grip, with brass mounted steel scabbard; a Fencing Foil, the square tapering blade stamped 5 to the ricasso, with steel open figure of eight guard, wood grip and conical pommel (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 291 Thumbnail

Lot 291

A George V 1897 Pattern Infantry Sword, the 81cm plain single edge fullered steel blade stamped MADE IN SHEFFIELD, the steel hilt pierced and engraved with the Royal cypher, with inscription "PRESENTED TO S.M.CRABTREE BY F.ATKINS ESQ.", with leather service scabbard

Estimate: £60-90

Sold: £110
More Details

Lot 292 Thumbnail

Lot 292

A US Model 1840 Cavalry Trooper's Sword, the 90cm single edge steel blade with a broad fuller and a narrow fuller to the back edge, brass three bar hilt with narrow down-turned guard, ribbed wood grip bearing traces of original brass binding, with steel two ring scabbard

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £170
More Details

Lot 293 Thumbnail

Lot 293

A Georgian 1796 Pattern Infantry Officer's Sword, the 83cm double edge diamond section steel blade engraved with the Royal Coat of Arms and inscription "FOR MY COUNTRY ET KING", the gilt brass hilt with fixed double shell guard, bud quillon, single knucklebow, silver wire bound grip and urn pommel, lacks scabbard

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £400
More Details

Lot 294 Thumbnail

Lot 294

A Georgian Yeomanry 1796 Pattern Light Cavalry Officer's Sword, 82cm single edge curved steel blade stamped B to the back edge, the gilt brass stirrup hilt with scroll quillon, shield shape langets, wire bound wood grip lacking its fishskin covering, the brass mounted leather scabbard with two suspension rings

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £350
More Details

Lot 295 Thumbnail

Lot 295

A Very Scarce Master-at-Arms Naval Sword, the 79.5cm single edge fullered steel blade by Stumbles & Son, 43, Fore Street, Devonport, the gilt brass gothic hilt cast with crowned fouled anchor, with hinged guard, fluted backstrap, stepped pommel and wire bound fishskin grip, with bullion sword knot and brass mounted leather scabbard with two suspension rings
**Master-at-Arms only served on battleships, aircraft carriers and cruisers

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £280
More Details

Lot 296 Thumbnail

Lot 296

A Victorian Rifle Officer's Sword, the 82cm single edge fullered steel blade faintly etched with foliage and maker's mark for Hobson & Son, 94, St Martins Lane, London, the steel gothic hilt pierced and engraved with Victoria crown over strung bugle, with wire bound fishskin grip, the black leather scabbard with blackened steel mounts and two suspension rings

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
More Details

Lot 297 Thumbnail

Lot 297

Four Bayonets:- two British Pattern 1888 MkI bayonets with steel mounted leather scabbards; British Pattern 1907, lacks scabbard; US 1913 sword bayonet by Remington, with leather scabbard; also two Indian kukris, one with scabbard, a steel shoe mount for a sword scabbard and a scabbard for a spike bayonet (8)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £150
More Details

Lot 298 Thumbnail

Lot 298

Four German Bayonets:- two 1898/05 Butcher bayonets, second pattern, one with saw back, lack scabbards; two S84/98 Mauser knife bayonets and scabbards, one with waffenamt markings to the pommel (4)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £280
More Details

Lot 299 Thumbnail

Lot 299

Five Bayonets:- a French Model 1866 Chassepot Yataghan sword bayonet, lacks scabbard; a French Model 1874 Gras sword bayonet with scabbard; a Turkish Model 1887 sword bayonet, lacks scabbard; French Model 1886 epee bayonet, lacks scabbard; Japanese Model 1897 bayonet and scabbard (5)

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £160
More Details

Lot 300 Thumbnail

Lot 300

A 19th Century Ethiopian Elephant Hide Shield, of deep convex circular form, with central raised boss and rolled rim, with ringed tooled decoration, the reverse set with a thick rolled hide handle and with an arm strap, 52cm diameter

Estimate: £200-300

NOT SOLD
More Details

Lot 301 Thumbnail

Lot 301

A North American Indian "Mississippi War Axe" Type Tomahawk, the steel head stamped II V I, with large ring socket mounted on a red painted cylindrical wood haft with brass studded decoration below the socket and at the pommel, 57.5cm

Estimate: £450-550

NOT SOLD
More Details