|Posted: Thu 22 Aug, 2019 6:35 am Post subject: Collection of 8 antique military sabres!
Bunch of swords I'm getting rid of, prices are in USD, shipping paid by buyer.
Paypal (fees paid by buyer), MO or bank transfers (Transferwise etc) accepted, Canadian buyers can also pay with E-interac.
Open to offers!
1. Argentina cav trooper sword – 580$
Untouched blade and crest, hilt, blade and scabbard all in perfect condition. Matching numbers on blade, hilt and scabbard; blued scabbard in pristine shape. Zero rattling or loose parts, no scratches dents or blows.
41.5'' / 105cm long overall
40.5'' / 103 long sword
2. British 1821 Light cav officer sword – 333$
Good condition except the main branch is bent and needs to be fixed. Space between grip and backstrap; etched blade in nice shape engraved with king William IV cyper and foliage.
3. French 1821 infantry officer sword – 180$
Used condition; blade stained but ok otherwise, sharkskin grip has movement; GR marking on ricasso.
4. French Colonial infantry officer sword – 330$
Good condition, small chipped part on horn grip, wire missing (if any), the rest is fine; blade clean, scabbard with 2 rings no bumps. Marked Coulaux Cie, Klingenthal on both sides of the blade. Nothing loose.
5. French 1816 LC trooper sword exported - 430$
For Belgian or Dutch service, hilt has been plated as a result. Used condition, a bit of grip movement, blade is stained and full of nicks and dings from half to tip; markings have disappeared. Single ring scabbard needs to be cleaned.
6. Bavarian 1813 hussar sword – 260$
Ok shape, grip leather in not so bad shape for age, blade is very scratched and with buff marks, Weyersberg marking on ricasso, no scabbard. Firm hilt, no rattle.
7. German dovehead sword - 70$
Bad shape, worn blade, wire broken; surprisingly firm hilt!
8. Saxon 1867 Uhlan trooper sword - 565$
Marked on hilt and scabbard to 1.E.58 meaning 1st Saxon Uhlan regt, 4th (E) squadron, weapon n.55.
Used condition, grip leather has a hole, missing the finger loop and tip of blade has heavy pitting on both sides. Otherwise no loose or rattling parts.
Matching scabbard has both original rings bit missing the front screws.
41‘’ 105cm long
34‘’ 87cm blade