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Auction 2763T

October 28, 2014 10:00AM
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November 4, 2014 4:00PM

10-28-2014 11-04-2014

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Five Pieces of Early Iron Weaponry

Five Pieces of Early Iron Weaponry

Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Five Pieces of Early Iron Weaponry, c. 17th/18th century, a Germanic spontoon head, three halberd heads, and a Continental polearm blade, lg. 27 to 42 in. More ...

Two Boarding Pikes

Two Boarding Pikes

Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Boarding Pikes, c. late 18th/early 19th century, wooden hafts with four-sided iron spear points and iron langets. Provenance: Sold to benefit the acquisition fund of the Fort Ticonderoga More ...

Two British Pattern 1796 Infantry Officer's Swords

Two British Pattern 1796 Infantry Officer's Swords

Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$554$450

Two British Pattern 1796 Infantry Officer's Swords, c. late 18th/early 19th century, brass hilts with faceted pommels and wire-wrapped grips, steel blades engraved with foliate designs, panoply of More ...

French Foot Officer's Sword

French Foot Officer's Sword

Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$800$650

French Foot Officer's Sword, c. early 19th century, brass hilt with wood grip, brass oval langets, steel blade, black leather scabbard missing the throat with a brass drag, blade lg. 28, overall lg. More ...

Group of Bayonets

Group of Bayonets

Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Group of Bayonets, c. 19th century, for Model 1816 muskets, Springfield rifle-muskets, and trapdoor Springfield rifles, some with scabbards. Provenance: From the collection of the late Peter F. More ...

Two Knight's-head Pommel Swords

Two Knight's-head Pommel Swords

Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Knight's-head Pommel Swords, c. mid-19th century, brass hilts with knight's head pommels, bone grips, and steel blades engraved with foliate designs, blade lg. 31, overall lg. 37 1/2 in. More ...

Two Federal Period Swords

Two Federal Period Swords

Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Two Federal Period Swords, c. early to mid-19th century, a brass-hilt sword with a lion head pommel, five ball knuckle bow and branch, reeded horn grip, and a steel blade engraved with foliate More ...

Eagle Pommel Short-sword with Scabbard

Eagle Pommel Short-sword with Scabbard

Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$461$375

Eagle Pommel Short-sword with Scabbard, c. 19th century, brass eagle pommel with bone grips, steel blade marked No. 87/K and WARRANTED, leather scabbard with brass throat and drag, blade lg. 27 3/4, More ...

Three Swords

Three Swords

Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$861$700

Three Swords, c. early to mid-19th century, an eagle pommel sword with brass hilt, missing knuckle bow, reeded horn grip, and an engraved steel blade, an eagle pommel with brass hilt, brass chain, More ...

Eagle-pommel Sword and Dagger

Eagle-pommel Sword and Dagger

Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Eagle-pommel Sword and Dagger, c. early to mid-19th century, a gilt-brass eagle pommel and pierced hilt, checkered bone grip, steel blade engraved with a panoply of arms, foliate designs, and a More ...

Three Eagle-pommel Swords

Three Eagle-pommel Swords

Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$923$750

Three Eagle-pommel Swords, c. early to mid-19th century, a brass hilt eagle pommel, quillon has eagle's head and talon clutching a ball, checkered horn grip, and a steel blade engraved with a More ...

Two Eagle-pommel Swords with Scabbards

Two Eagle-pommel Swords with Scabbards

Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$984$800

Two Eagle-pommel Swords with Scabbards, c. early to mid-19th century, an eagle pommel brass hilt, foliate designs on the knuckle bow, and eagles on the langets, bone grip, engraved steel blade with More ...

Two Federal Period Swords

Two Federal Period Swords

Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$800$650

Two Federal Period Swords, c. early to mid-19th century, a brass and steel hilt sword with bone grip, steel blade and a steel scabbard; and a steel hilt sword with clamshell langets, bone grip, an More ...

Eagle-pommel Sword and Partial Scabbard

Eagle-pommel Sword and Partial Scabbard

Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Eagle-pommel Sword and Partial Scabbard, c. early to mid-19th century, brass eagle pommel with pierced knuckle bow and counter-guard, bone grip with a wire wrap, fire blued blade marked More ...

Eagle-pommel Sword with Partial Scabbard

Eagle-pommel Sword with Partial Scabbard

Lot:
1014
Sold for:
$461$375

Eagle-pommel Sword with Partial Scabbard, c. early to mid-19th century, brass eagle pommel and hilt, bone grip, engraved steel blade with foliate designs and a panoply of arms, black leather More ...

Three Eagle-pommel Swords

Three Eagle-pommel Swords

Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$984$800

Three Eagle-pommel Swords, c. early to mid-19th century, brass hilts, reeded bone grips, engraved steel blades, one with a scabbard but incorrect throat. Provenance: Sold to benefit the More ...

Three Eagle-pommel Swords

Three Eagle-pommel Swords

Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Three Eagle-pommel Swords, c. early to mid-19th century, a brass eagle pommel with broken brass hilt, engraved blade, and a black leather scabbard, a brass hilt and eagle pommel with a sheet brass More ...

Three Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Three Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$677$550

Three Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords, c. mid to late 19th century, a sword with a gilt-brass hilt, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, engraved blade marked U.S./Armory/Springfield/Mass., a More ...

Three Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Three Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$615$500

Three Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords, c. mid to late 19th century, a sword with gilt-brass hilt, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, engraved steel blade, and a steel scabbard engraved More ...

Four Model 1860 Staff  & Field Officer's Swords

Four Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$677$550

Four Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords, c. mid to late 19th century, a sword with a gilt-brass hilt, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, engraved steel blade marked More ...

Four Model 1840 N.C.O. Swords

Four Model 1840 N.C.O. Swords

Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$738$600

Four Model 1840 N.C.O. Swords, c. mid-19th century, cast-brass hilts with steel blades, various makers including Ames, Collins, and Horstmann, blade lg. 32, overall lg. 38 1/2 in. More ...

Four Model 1840 N.C.O. Swords

Four Model 1840 N.C.O. Swords

Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Model 1840 N.C.O. Swords, c. mid-19th century, cast-brass hilts with steel blades, makers include Ames, Collins, and others, blade lg. 32 1/2, overall lg. 39 in. More ...

Two Model 1840 Musician's Swords

Two Model 1840 Musician's Swords

Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Model 1840 Musician's Swords, c. 1862-64, cast-brass hilts with steel blades, both by Ames, a blade marked US/W.C.1862, and a blade marked US/G.K.C./1864, blade lg. 28, overall lg. 34 1/2 in. More ...

Model 1840 Musician's Sword

Model 1840 Musician's Sword

Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$369$300

Model 1840 Musician's Sword, c. 1862, cast-brass hilt with a steel blade marked AMES MFG. CO./CHICOPEE, and US/D/1862, black leather scabbard with brass throat and drag, blade lg. 28, overall lg. 34 More ...

Two Swords

Two Swords

Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Swords, c. 19th century, an eagle-pommel sword with a wire-wrapped bone grip, and an eagle with foliate designs on the counter-guard, and a Model 1840 Non Commissioned officer sword marked near More ...

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber

Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$461$375

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber, c. mid-19th century, brass hilt and guard with leather and wire wrapped grip, unmarked steel blade, and a steel scabbard with steel carrying rings and drag, blade lg. 36, More ...

Two Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Two Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords

Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Model 1860 Staff & Field Officer's Swords, c. late 19th century, a sword with a brass hilt, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, steel blade engraved and marked W.M./REED/& SON/BOSTON., and a steel More ...

Four Swords

Four Swords

Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Swords, c. mid to late 19th century, a Model 1860 staff & field officer's sword with a silver hilt, engraved blade marked RIDABOCK & CO./NEW-YORK and MADE IN FRANCE, without a scabbard, a Model More ...

Two U.S. Civil War-era Swords

Two U.S. Civil War-era Swords

Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Two U.S. Civil War-era Swords, c. 1852-65, a Model 1852 naval officer's sword with gilt-brass hilt, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, engraved steel blade marked Ames Mfg Co./Chicopee/Mass and dated More ...

Non-Regulation Foot Officer's Sword

Non-Regulation Foot Officer's Sword

Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$523$425

Non-Regulation Foot Officer's Sword, c. 1861-65, steel hilt with an eagle and U S on the counter-guard, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, engraved steel blade marked F. HORSTER/SOLINGEN, and a steel More ...