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7th MAY, 2022 - ON-LINE CATALOGUE A58

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CATALOGUE A58 May 7th 2022: ITEMS NO 101 – 200

101 TIPPING & LAWDEN SHARPS PATENT 4 BARREL DERRINGER: 30 R/F; 4 shot; 76mm (3″) barrel cluster; g. bores; plain brass frame & back strap with spur trigger & marked TIPPING & LAWDEN SHARPS PATENT; g. profiles & clear markings; thinning blue finish to barrel, slightly polished frame; vg. walnut grips; gwo & cond. #4797 C.1870 L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 800
102 SMITH & WESSON NO.2 OLD MODEL ARMY REVOLVER: 32 R/F; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 153mm (6″) octagonal barrel; f. to g. bore; standard sights & one line barrel address; plain frame with spur trigger; g. profiles & clear address; even blue/grey patina; g. original rosewood grips; slight movement in the barrel hinge o/w gwo & cond #38566 C.1865 L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 800
103 EAGLE ARMS CO FRONT LOADING CUP-FIRE REVOLVER: 30 CUP-FIRE; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 89mm (3½”) octagonal barrel; vg. bore; standard sights & fittings; EAGLE ARMS NEW YORK to top barrel flat; brass frame with spur trigger & silver plate finish; sharp profiles & clear address; retaining 95% original blue finish to frame & t/guard; vg. rosewood grips; gwo & vg plus cond. Presented in its orig Eagle Arms Co factory cardboard box with use instructions to the lid & FOR SALE BY MERWIN & BRAY. #143 C.1861 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 900
104 MALTBY & CURTISS METROPOLITAN POLICE R/F REVOLVER: 32 R/F; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 75mm (2 7/8″) octagonal barrel; f. to g. bore; standard sights & fittings; top barrel flat marked METROPOLITAN POLICE, lhs of barrel marked MALTBY, CURTISS & CO NEW YORK U.S.A. & various Patent dates; retaining 98% original nickel finish; vg. ornate hard rubber grips; gwo & exc cond. Comes with original factory cardboard box with instructions to the lid. #5967 C.1875 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 800
105 SHARPS MODEL 4 BULLDOG R/F DERRINGER: 32 R/F; 4 shots; 76mm (3″) barrel cluster; f. bores; standard sights & C.SHARPS PATENT JAN.25 1859 to rhs of frame; vg. profiles & clear markings; plain frame with spur trigger; retaining 85% nickel finish to barrels & 40% to frame & back strap; vg. bird’s head walnut grips; gwo & cond. #12657 C.1865 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$700 – 800
106 COLT ROOTS MODEL 2 PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 28 Cal; 5 shot non fluted cylinder with faint scene; 89mm (3½”) octagonal barrel; f. bore; standard sights & 2 line HARTFORD address to top barrel flat; plain frame with spur trigger; rhs of barrel lug inscribed EX4964; g. profiles & clear address; silver grey finish to barrel, cylinder & back strap; traces of blue finish to frame; g. walnut grips; gwo & cond. #10616 C.1856 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1200 – 1400
107 REMINGTON NEW ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 200mm (7 7/8″) octagonal barrel; g. bore; standard sights & 3 line REMINGTON address to top barrel flat; brass t/guard & iron grip frame; g. profiles & clear barrel address; retaining 95% blue finish to barrel & traces of blue to the lever; grey finish to cylinder, frame & grip frame; vg. walnut grips; gwo & cond. #40272 L/R Catalogue A58 $1400 – 1800
108 ROGERS & SPENCER ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 190mm (7½”) octagonal barrel; g. bore; standard sights; ROGERS & SPENCER UTICA N.Y. to top strap; iron t/guard & back strap; B & H inspector’s stamp to frame, barrel & cylinder; g. profiles & clear markings; cylinder retains 50% original blue finish with traces of blue to fame; 80% blue to lever; grey to barrel, back strap & t/guard; g. walnut grips with Inspector’s cartouche to lhs grip; gwo & cond. #1084 C.1867 L/R Catalogue A58 $1600 – 1800
109 COLT 1860 ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot rebated cylinder with v. faint scene; 203mm (8″) round barrel; f. bore; standard sights & one line NEW YORK address; C.D.L. & S. Inspector’s stamps to barrel & cylinder; COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear address; soft silver grey patina to barrel, cylinder, frame & lever; g. walnut grips with a small chip to the bottom front; possibly C.L.B Inspectors cartouche to lhs of grip; gwo & cond. #40409 matching except lever C.1862 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1800 – 2400
110 COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot; non-fluted cylinder with 60% scene; 190mm (7½”) octagonal barrel; f. bore; Rocky Mountain front sight; one line NEW YORK address to top barrel flat; COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; mellow patina to brass t/guard & back strap; g. profiles & clear markings; grey patina to barrel, lever, frame & cylinder with slight bruising to cylinder; f to g. walnut grips with moderate bruising; wo, hammer does not hold; g. cond. #118958 all matching C.1862 L/R Catalogue A58 $1600 – 2000
111 LONDON COLT 1849 POCKET PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 5 shot non fluted cylinder with 90% scene; 127mm (5″) octagonal barrel with standard sights & 2 line address; f to g. bore with clear rifling; COL COLT LONDON to top barrel flat & LONDON proofs to barrel & cylinder; COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear address & markings; soft grey patina to barrel & lever; silver grey to cylinder; clear case colours to frame; grey to back strap & t/guard; g. walnut grips; gwo & cond. C.1855 #8403 all matching L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1300 – 1600
112 U.S. STARR ARMS CO MODEL 1853 ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 203mm (8″) round barrel; g. bore; standard sights; STARR ARMS CO NEW YORK to lhs of frame & rhs has STARRS (worn) PATENT JAN 15 1856; M Inspector’s marking to barrel, frame, t/guard & back strap; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 50% orig blue finish, the balance of revolver grey with traces of blue in protected areas; g. walnut grips with minor bruising; gwo & cond. #38599 C.1864 L/R Catalogue A58 $1600 – 1900
113 U.S. STARR MODEL 1858 PERCUSSION D/A NAVY REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot; 153mm (6″) round barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; Patent dates to lhs of frame; faint address to rhs of frame; slight wear to profiles & markings; soft grey patina to barrel, lever, cylinder, frame & t/guard; g. walnut grips with Inspector’s EF cartouche to lhs of grip; gwo & cond. #2650 C.1855 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$900 – 1100
114 DEANE ADAMS & DEANE MODEL 1851 PERCUSSION DRAGOON REVOLVER: 38 bore; 5 shot cyl; 190mm (7½”) octagonal; barrel; f to g. bore; standard sights; top strap & barrel marked DEANE ADAMS & DEANE MAKERS TO H.R.H. PRINCE ALBERT 30 KING WILLIAM ST LONDON BRIDGE; plain borderline engraved frame with a small area of foliate engraving to both sides; ensuite engraving to butt cap & t/guard; vg. profiles, clear markings & engraving; retaining 90% original blue finish to barrel & frame, grey to cylinder & blue/grey to t/guard; g. orig chequered walnut grips; all complete; gwo & vg cond. #318 C.1853 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1400 – 1600
115 U.S. STARR MODEL 1858 PERCUSSION D/A ARMY REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot; 153mm (6″) round barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; address to lhs of frame; Patent dates to rhs; H Inspector’s stamps to barrel & frame; retaining 70% original blue finish; f. walnut grips with faint Inspector’s cartouche to both sides of grips; gwo & cond. #7714 C.1860 L/R Catalogue A58 $1200 – 1500
116 MASS ARMS CO MAYNARD PRIMED PERCUSSION BELT REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with floral & military etched designs & hand revolved with a cylinder release button fitted inside the t/guard; 127mm (5″) barrel; f to g. bore; the door of Maynard’s tape primer inscribed with MAYNARDS PATENT AMERICAN EAGLE & SHIELD SPT. 22 1845; lhs of frame with scroll engraving; back action lock with foliate engraving; top strap marked MASS ARMS CO CHICOPEE FALLS; vg. profiles, clear & sharp engraving & markings; vg. thinning blue finish to barrel & cylinder; soft grey patina to frame & lock; 75% nickel finish remaining to back strap & t/guard; g. walnut grips; all complete; gwo & cond.#707 C.1851 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1500 – 1800
117 T.K. BAKER PERCUSSION LONG SPUR TRANSITION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 6 shot cylinder; 127mm (5″) half round, half hexagonal barrel; g. bore; standard front bead sight; foliate engraved German silver frame & back strap; T.K. BAKER LONDON to rhs of frame; REGISTERED APRIL 24 1852 to top of frame; g. profiles & clear address & markings; blue/grey finish to barrel, cylinder & t/guard; mellow finish to frame & back strap; g. plain walnut grips; gwo & cond. #7 C.1853 L/R Catalogue A58 $900 – 1100
118 ENGLISH TRANSITION PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 54 bore; 6 shot cylinder; 140mm (5½”) half hexagonal, half round barrel; g. bore; no sights fitted; borderline & foliate engraved German silver frame & back strap; iron t/guard; g. profiles & clear frame engraving; patchy blue/grey finish to barrel, cylinder & t/guard; g. plain walnut grips; gwo & cond. #20 C.1852 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 800
119 ALDRIDGE MANSFIELD TRANSITION PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 6 shot church steeple cylinder; 102mm (4″) octagonal barrel; g. bore; standard sights & fittings; barrel marked ALDRIDGE MANSFIELD with BIRMINGHAM proofs; foliate engraved frame with a centre hammer action; vg. profiles, clear address & engraving; retaining 95% original blue finish with a small area of fine pitting to the rim of the recoil shield; exc fine chequered walnut grips; gwo & exc cond. #370 C.1855 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1200 – 1400
120 MASSACHUSETTS ARMS WESSON & LEAVITTS PAT PERCUSSION BELT REVOLVER: 31 Cal; 6 shot cylinder with 80% scene; 153mm (6″) round barrel; f. to g. bore; standard sights & fittings; MASS. ARMS CO CHICOPEE FALLS to top strap; foliate engraved back action lock marked WESSON’S & LEAVITTS PATENT; g. profiles, clear address, engraving & markings; soft grey finish to barrel, frame, cylinder & back strap; g. original walnut grips; gwo & cond. #249 C.1850 L/R Catalogue A58 $1100 – 1300
121 WEBLEY MKVI SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6″) barrel; f to g. bore with one area of fine pitting; standard sights; inspection stamps & MARK VI to side of top strap; WEBLEY MKVI PATENT & 1917 to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; grey patina & spotting to barrel, cylinder, frame, t/guard & back strap; vg. black vulcanite grips with lanyard ring; gwo & f to g. cond. #271177 dated 1917 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 900
122 WEBLEY MARK IV QUEENSLAND POLICE, DáD MARKED REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights & fittings; MARK IV & inspection stamps to side of top strap; WEBLEY MARK IV Patents to lhs of frame; QáP marked to both sides of barrel & cancelled; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 80% original blue finish with most losses to t/guard; vg. bird’s eye vulcanite grips with lanyard ring; all complete; gwo & cond. #92167 C.1912 L/R Catalogue A58 $800 – 1100
123 AUSTRALIAN ISSUED, SMITH & WESSON 1st MODEL HAND EJECTOR REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 165mm (6½”) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; 2 line S&W barrel address; S&W Trade mark logo to rhs of frame, including 4TH MILITARY DISTRICT Australian markings to rhs of frame; retaining 85% original blue finish with minor scratches & marks; case colours to hammer & trigger; vg. S&W chequered wooden grips with lanyard loop; gwo & vg. cond. #5075 C.1915 L/R Catalogue A58 $1000 – 1200
124 AUSTRALIAN ISSUED SMITH & WESSON 2ND MODEL HAND EJECTOR REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 165mm (6½”) barrel; g. bore; standard sights, 2 line S&W barrel address; S&W Trade mark logo to rhs of frame including 4th MILITARY DISTRICT Australian markings to rhs of frame; retaining 85% original blue finish with minor scratches & marks; case colours to trigger & hammer; vg. S&W chequered wooden grips with lanyard loop; gwo & vg. cond. #27644 C.1916 L/R Catalogue A58 $800 – 1100
125 AUSTRALIAN ISSUED WEBLEY & SCOTT MKII COMMERCIAL REVOLVER: 380 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 76mm (3″) barrel; vg bore; standard sights & WEBLEY & SCOTT LTD BIRMINGHAM to the top strap; COMMONWEALTH BANK inscribed to lhs of barrel; DáD 111 marked to rhs of barrel lug; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining 80% original blue finish with most losses to t/guard; vg. black vulcanite grips; gwo & cond. #54838 C.1930 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 800
126 S&W VICTORY MODEL SERVICE REVOLVER: 38 S&W; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5″) barrel; exc bore; standard sights & 2 line S&W barrel address; S&W Trade mark logo & MADE IN U.S.A. to rhs of frame; sharp profiles & clear markings; retaining all parkerised finish; exc plain walnut grips; gwo & exc cond. Comes with webb holster, lanyard, webb belt & pouch. #V533554 C.1942 L/R Catalogue A58 $900 – 1200
127 COLT NEW SERVICE BRITISH ISSUE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½”) round barrel; g. bore; standard sights, 2 line HARTFORD address & NEW SERVICE 455 ELEY; British acceptance stamps & Rampant Colt logo to lhs of frame; vg. profiles, clear address & markings; 85% orig blue finish remains with most losses to back strap & grip frame; vg. Colt hard rubber grips; gwo & vg. cond. #138031 Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$900 – 1200
128 WEBLEY MK VI SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 153mm (6″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights, MARK VI to side of top strap; WEBLEY MARK VI Patents & 1918 date to lhs of frame; retaining 90% original military blue finish with most losses to back strap & grip frame; exc vulcanite black Webley grips with lanyard ring; gwo & vg. plus cond. Comes with correct Australian issue, leather holster & rod stamped AUSTRALIA C.G.H.F. á over WA. #364285 C.1918 L/R Catalogue A58 $1000 – 1200
129 AUSTRALIAN N.S.W. GAOLS ISSUE, ADAMS MODEL 1872 MKIII REVOLVER: 450 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 153mm (6″) octagonal barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; lhs of barrel marked N.S.W. GAOL, obverse side NO.20; vg. profiles & clear barrel address; ADAMS PATENT within an oval & ADAMS Trade mark to rhs of frame showing wear; retaining 75% original blue finish with most losses to lower part of frame to both sides & t/guard; g. original chequered walnut grips; complete except arbour screw; gwo & vg. cond. With correct leather holster marked N.S.W. G. & straps. #12817 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1300 – 1500
130 D.W.M. P08 LUGER SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 102mm (4″) barrel; g. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to toggle & 1915 date to the breech; vg. profiles & clear markings; retaining 85% original blue finish with faint straw colouring to the relevant areas; vg. chequered walnut grips; gwo &vg. cond. Comes with g. original leather holster & spare mag. #3971 matching except mag. Dated 1915 L/R Catalogue A58 $1400 – 1600
131 D.W.M. P08 ARTILLERY LUGER SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 203mm (8″) barrel; f to g. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to toggle; 1917 date to the breech; vg. profiles & clear markings; retaining 85% original blue finish with faint straw colouring to the relevant areas; vg. chequered walnut grips; gwo & vg. cond. Comes with original leather holster with stripping tool & rod plus shoulder board with matching s/n to pistol. #8668 all matching except mag. Dated 1917 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$3700 – 4500
132 D.W.M. PO8 ARTILLERY LUGER SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot; 203mm (8″) barrel; f. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to toggle & 1917 to the breech; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 40% original blue finish, the balance a blue/grey; g. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond.#204 all matching except mag. Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58 $1700 – 2000
133 D.W.M. PO8 LUGER SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 102mm (4″) barrel; g. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to toggle; 1915 date to the breech; slight wear to profiles; clear breech date & toggle markings; retaining 75% original blue finish with most losses to barrel & side plate; faint straw colour to trigger, stronger to ejector; g. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond.#863 all matching except mag. Dated 1915 L/R Catalogue A58 $800 – 1200
134 D.W.M. PO8 ARTILLERY LUGER SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 203mm (8″) barrel; g. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to toggle; 1917 date to the breech; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 70% original blue finish with grey to grip frame & blue/black to barrel; g. blue finish to frame; gwo & cond.#5711 all matching but mag restamped to suit. Dated 1917 L/R Catalogue A58 $1200 – 1500
135 MAUSER PO8 LUGER WW11 SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 102mm (4″) barrel; f. bore; standard sights; MAUSER banner to toggle & 1942 date to the breech; a couple of WAFFENAMT acceptance stamps to the receiver; slight wear to profiles; clear markings; retaining 60% blacked finish; g. chequered walnut grips with even wear; f to gwo & cond.#4564 a few mismatched numbers including mag. Dated 1942 L/R Catalogue A58 $800 – 1200
136 D.W.M. PO8 LUGER ARTILLERY SERVICE PISTOL: 9mm; 8 shot mag; 203mm (8″) barrel; g. bore; standard sights; D.W.M. to the toggle & 1917 date to the breech; vg. profiles & clear markings; retaining 90% original blue finish; faint straw colours to trigger, lock & bolt, stronger to the ejector; vg. original chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. Comes with shoulder board, original leather holster with stripping tool & rod. #1004 matching except mag & shoulder board. Dated 1917 L/R Catalogue A58 $2800 – 3500
137 WEBLEY MK VI SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 153mm (6″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights, inspection stamps & MARK VI to the side of top strap; WEBLEY MARK VI Patents & 1916 date to lhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining 90% blacked matt finish with most losses to t/guard & trigger; vg Webley vulcanite grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #N324 Dated 1916 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 900
138 WEBLEY MARK V QUEENSLAND POLICE (Cancelled) & QG MARKED SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; inspection stamps & MARK V to lhs of top strap; WEBLEY MARK V Patents to lhs of frame & DáD to rhs; vg. profiles & clear markings; retaining 85% original blue finish with most losses to t/guard & grip frame; vg. Webley vulcanite bird’s head grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #130009 C.1920 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$600 – 800
139 ENFIELD ALBION TANKERS NO.2 MARK I SERVICE REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; CAL 38 & inspection stamps to barrel; lhs of barrel lug marked á over P, possibly a W.A. Prison or Police issue; g. profiles & clear markings; retains almost all original matt black military finish; g. reeded black plastic grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond.#09493 Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 800
140 RUSSIAN NAGANT MODEL 1895 GAS SEAL SERVICE REVOLVER: 7.62 Cal; 7 shot cylinder; 114mm (4½”) round barrel; f to g. bore; standard sights & fittings; Russian cryllic writing & 1901 date to lhs of frame; wear to profiles & markings; retaining 50% original blue finish with most losses to barrel, t/guard & lhs of frame; f. chequered wooden grips; gwo & fair cond. #11895 Dated 1901 L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 600
141 WEBLEY MARK III SERVICE REVOLVER: 455 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 102mm (4″) barrel; f to g. bore; standard sights; P. WEBLEY & SON LONDON & BIRMINGHAM to top of barrel; MARK III 455 to lhs of top strap; WEBLEY Patents & W&S winged bullet Trade mark to lhs of barrel lug; vg. profiles & clear markings; retaining 50% original blue finish to frame, blue/grey to barrel, back strap & grip frame; vg. Webley vulcanite bird’s head grips with lanyard ring; gwo & cond. #775 Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 900
142 COLT MODEL 1873 S.A.A. REVOLVER: 44 WCF; 6 shot cylinder; 190mm (7½”) barrel; g. bore; standard sights; one line HARTFORD barrel address with COLT FRONTIER SIX SHOOTER to lhs of barrel; Patent dates & Rampant Colt Trade mark within a circle to lhs of frame; sharp profiles & clear markings; light case colours to frame & hammer, light grey patina to cylinder; patchy original blue finish to barrel ejector housing, t/guard & back strap; exc Rampant Colt hard rubber grips; gwo & cond.#176718 C.1898 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$2500 – 3500
143 COLT S.A.A. REVOLVER: 41 Colt; 6 shot; f to g. bore; standard sights; 2 line HARTFORD barrel address & marked 41 COLT; Patent dates to lhs of frame; vg. profiles & clear barrel & frame markings; thin blue finish to barrel, ejector housing & back strap, blue/grey to frame, cylinder, t/guard & grip frame; vg. hard rubber US. Eagle grips; gwo & cond. #133030 C.1890 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$2000 – 2400
144 SMITH & WESSON MOD.3 TARGET C/F REVOLVER: 44 Russian; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 203mm (8″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; one line S&W address to barrel rib; S&W Trade mark logo to rhs of frame; vg. profiles, clear address & markings; refinished cylinder to a burnished light brown colour; old re-blue finish to barrel & frame; case colours to t/guard, trigger & hammer; vg. S&W chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #33774 C.1878 L/R Catalogue A58 $1500 – 1800
145 WEBLEY NO.4 PRYSE C/F REVOLVER: 450 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 140mm (5 1/2″) barrel; vg. bore; standard sights; P. WEBLEY & SON BIRMINGHAM to barrel lug; WEBLEY’S NO.4 450 CF to lhs of barrel; g. profiles with slight wear to barrel markings; period matt grey re-finished barrel, frame, cylinder & t/guard; vg. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #2009 Pre 1900 L/R Catalogue A58 $450 – 600
146 WEBLEY R.I.C. NO.1 C/F REVOLVER: 450 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 114mm (4½”) ovate barrel; exc bore; standard sights; Webley winged bullet Trade mark & WEBLEY’S R.I.C. NO.1 450 C/F to lhs of frame; sharp profiles & markings; revolver is almost “as new” & unfired with a full blue finish to frame, cylinder, barrel & t/guard; hammer, trigger & arbour in the white; fine chequered walnut grips with lanyard ring; gwo & fine cond. In a burgundy cardboard box. Hard to fault #82400 Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1500 – 1800
147 ADAMS MODEL 1872 MKIII C/F REVOLVER: 450 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 153mm (6″) barrel; f. bore; standard sights; ADAMS Patents & Trade mark to rhs of frame; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/black finish to barrel, frame, cylinder & t/guard; vg. chequered walnut grips; gwo & cond. #13391 Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1200 – 1500
148 BELGIUM COPY OF A WEBLEY PRYSE TYPE REVOLVER: 40 Cal; 6 shot non fluted cylinder; 143mm (5 5/8″) octagonal barrel; g. bore; blade front sight & notched rear sight at the breech; wear to profiles, grey finish to barrel, frame & t/guard, blue/grey to cylinder; vg. chequered wooden grips; gwo & fair cond. #430 Pre 46 L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
149 COLT BISLEY S.A.A. REVOLVER: 32 Colt; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 121mm (4¾”) barrel; g. bore; standard sights; 2 line HARTFORD address & BISLEY MODEL 32 COLT to lhs of barrel; Patent dates with Rampant Colt logo within a circle to lhs of frame; g. profiles; slight wear to barrel address & Colt logo; revolver has a vg period full blue re-finish; g. Colt hard rubber grips with a small chip to lhs grip at the bottom; gwo & vg. cond. #293646 C.1907 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1600 – 1800
150 COLT MODEL 1892 ARMY & NAVY D/A REVOLVER: 41 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 114mm (4½”) barrel; f to g. bore; standard sights; 3 line HARTFORD barrel address & COLT D.A.; Rampant Colt logo within a circle to lhs of frame; retaining 70% original blue finish with most losses to t/guard, back strap & grip frame; g. Colt chequered hard rubber grips with a v. fine aged crack to lhs grip; gwo & cond.#267257 C.1906 L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 600
151 BELGUM COPY OF A SMITH & WESSON TOP BREAK D/A REVOLVER: 450 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½”) barrel with a Belgium black powder proof to rhs of barrel lug, CAL 450 to obverse side; g. profiles & clear markings; plain frame with a square back trigger guard; nickel finish with only sparse finish in protected areas; vg. black chequered hard rubber grips; gwo & f to g. cond.#8353 C.1885 L/R Catalogue A58 $750 – 850
152 SPANISH COPY OF A COLT 1873 S.A.A. REVOLVER: 44 WCF; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 187mm (7 3/8″) barrel with a one line HARTFORD address; poor bore; faint MARCAS REGISTRADAS & crest to lhs of frame; g. profiles & faint frame marking; silvery finish to all metal; brass t/guard; g. U.S. Eagle hard rubber grips with even wear & lanyard loop; wo & fair cond. #141P C.1885 L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$800 – 1200
153 COLT 1861 NAVY RICHARDS CONVERSION REVOLVER: 38 RF; 6 shot non fluted cylinder with 70% scene; 190mm (7½”) round barrel; poor bore; standard sights; no visible Colt barrel address & only faint London proofs; Patent dates to lhs of frame; iron t/guard & back strap; wear to profiles & markings with areas of fine pitting to barrel & frame; re-browned finish to barrel & cylinder; g. walnut grips; gwo & fair cond. #21577 matching except cylinder. C.1869 L/R Catalogue A58 $800 – 900
154 IVER JOHNSON TOP BREAK C/F REVOLVER: 32 Cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 102mm (4″) barrel; g. bore; standard sights & barrel address; g. profiles, clear address & markings; retaining 95% original nickel finish with blue to t/guard; vg. hard rubber grips; gwo & cond. #87248 Circa 1898 L/R Catalogue A58 $400 – 500
155 BRITISH PATT 1856 PIONEER SWORD: vg. cond 22.5″ unfullered saw-tooth backed blade with 6.25″ false edge, Ordnance view stamp & small maker’s stamp MOLE BIRM to ricasso & blade with ROBt MOLE & SONS MAKERS BIRMINGHAM within a banner & 6/93 date stamp; standard all brass hilt with narrow knuckle bow, 4 rivets to grips; complete with g. cond orig brass mounted blk leather scabbard. L/R Catalogue A58 $800 – 1000
156 BRITISH PATTERN 1856 MKI DRUMMER’S SWORD: g cond 19″ unfullered blade with pale grey patina; mellow cast brass hilt with VR to both sides of cross piece; blade with ROBt MOLE & SONS MAKERS BIRMINGHAM within a panel; edge of grip with A.9.04. N/S. L/R Catalogue A58 $300 – 400
157 BRITISH VOLUNTEER PATT 1856 STYLE MUSICIAN’S SWORD: g. 20.5″ unfullered blade with grey brown patina; cast German silver hilt with VR to both sides of cross piece; unsigned; tang slightly a/f N/S L/R Catalogue A58 $250 – 350
157a COLONIAL ISSUE VICTORIAN MOUNTED RIFLES SWORD: g. 33″ blade by Henry Wilkinson with acanthus leaf decoration, V.M.R. Royal cypher; issue date 9/92 to ricasso; vg. sheet steel guard impressed with the British Royal cypher & V.M.R.; vg. chequered hard leather grips; with buff leather sword knot; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$700 – 900
158 BOXER REBELLION CHINESE SWORD: g. cond 26″ curved blade with v. small patches of stain; single fuller to one side; slab sided one piece wood grip with iron pommel & circular hilt; complete with sheet iron mounted slab sided wooden scabbard; all wood & iron retaining 90% black finish; f. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $300 – 500
158a BRITISH RIFLE REGIMENT OFFICER’S SWORD: 32″ blade with single fuller, faint VR Cypher & acanthus leaf decoration; faint London retailer to the ricasso; steel hilt inset with the Royal cypher & strung bugle; light surface rust to blade & hilt; fish skin missing from the grips, N/S; o/all poor cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $250 – 300
159 BRITISH PATTERN 1912 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. cond 35″ straight blade with some tiny stains, frosted panels etched with acanthus leaves, British Coat of Arms & Royal cypher GRV to one side, the other with 2 charging Lancers; ricasso marked Wm HUTTON & SONS SHEFFIELD over THRESHER & GLENN LONDON; vg. cond honeysuckle pattern nickel plated sheet guard fitted with wire bound black fish skin grips; complete with sword knot & g. cond brown leather scabbard; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$900 – 1200
160 BRITISH PATTERN 1908 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: g. cond 35″ straight blade by Wilkinson with single fullers & small areas of v. fine pitting; inspection stamps to ricasso & issue date of 9 ’15; 50% original field brown to bowl guard; reddish dermatite grips; with sword knot & g. cond correct steel scabbard; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 1000
161 COLONIAL N.S.W. ISSUE PATTERN 1899 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: vg. cond 33.5″ slightly curved blade by Wilkinson with single fullers, unblemished; inspection stamps to ricasso & issue date of 2 ’01; vg. cond bowl guard with NSWG C 1383 01 & vg. cond chequered leather grips; complete with sword knot & orig g. cond green painted correct steel scabbard with NSWG C 1383; vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$700 – 1000
162 COLONIAL N.S.W. PATTERN 1890 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: vg. cond 34.5″ slightly curved blade by Enfield with single fullers & a few minor blemishes; numerous inspection & date stamps from ’91 to ‘9 on ricassos edge with ‘/90; vg. cond Maltese cross pierced bowl guard with 6/99 41c A.S.C. 5 & g. cond chequered leather grips; complete with g. steel scabbard with NSWG C 1017 00; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$600 – 900
163 COLONIAL N.S.W. PATTERN 1885 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: vg. 34.5″ slightly curved blade by Enfield with single fullers, v. few minor blemishes; inspection stamps & 2/86 date on ricassos; f to g. cond Maltese cross pierced bowl guard with some moderate pitting; g. cond chequered leather grips; complete with f to g. cond steel scabbard with NSWG 54, some dents above the chape; o/a g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
164 COLONIAL N.S.W. ISSUE PATTERN 1890 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: f to g. cond 34.5″ slightly curved blade by Wilkinson with single fullers, dull grey lightly mottled patina & a small region of pitting near point; inspection & 0 ’99 date stamps on ricassos, edge with ‘/90; f to g. cond Maltese cross pierced bowl guard with NSWG C 967 00; vg. cond chequered leather grips; complete with f to g. cond steel scabbard with NSWG C 388; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$500 – 700
165 COLONIAL N.S.W. ISSUE PATTERN 1882 SHORT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: g. 33″ slightly curved blade by Mole with single fullers, mid grey/brown mottled patina; inspection & 8 ’85 date stamps on ricasso, edge with MOLE; g. Maltese cross pierced bowl guard with NSWG C SL 60; f to g. chequered leather grips; with correct g. steel scabbard, some small dents & NSWG C SL 62 along edge; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 900
166 BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: g. cond 35.5″ slightly curved blade, single fullers, grey/brown mottled patina; inspection & maker’s stamp on ricasso; g. cond 3-bar hilt except obverse loop broken with old nickel plating, 80% intact; f. cond smooth chequered leather grips; complete with correct nickel plated g. scabbard, the plating eroded in areas of wear; comes with brown leather sword knot; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $400 – 500
167 BRITISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: g. cond 34.75″ slightly curved blade by Mole, single fullers, patchy brown mottled patina, v. small edge nicks; inspection & MOLE stamp on edge; g. cond 3-bar hilt with dark brown patina; g. cond smooth chequered leather grips; N/S; o/a f. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $300 – 500
168 COLONIAL MOUNTED POLICE ISSUE 1853 CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: vg. cond 35.5″ slightly curved blade by Reeves, single fullers, v. few faint blemishes & few v. small edge nicks; inspection stamp on ricasso & REEVES on edge; 3-bar hilt has one bar purposely removed, engraved MP 109; g. cond smooth chequered leather grips; complete with g. cond correct scabbard; the scabbard, hilt & grips with old 70% intact black coating; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$800 – 1100
169 BRITISH PATTERN 1821 LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: p to f cond 35″ slightly curved blade, single fullers, pale grey patina, 13″ of point with moderate pitting; inspection stamp to blade edge & WOOLEY SARGANT & FAIRFAX stamp on edge; g. cond 3-bar hilt with dark brown patina; p to fair cond grooved wood grips; complete with p to f cond scabbard, dark brown patina, with 5 moderate dents & miss-shapened so sword will not fully sheath; with incorrect partial sword knot; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
170 BRITISH VOLUNTEER PATTERN 1821 LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: g. to vg 35.5″ slightly curved blade, single fullers, pale grey patina, CAST STEEL & WOOLEY SARGANT & FAIRFAX stamp on edge; g. cond 3-bar hilt with dark brown patina, vg. cond grooved wood grips; complete with f to g. cond scabbard, dark brown patina, minor pitting to top half of one side o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 800
171 COLONIAL MOUNTED POLICE ISSUE 1821 LIGHT CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: vg. cond 31.6″ slightly curved blade, single fullers, few faint blemishes & small edge nicks; HERBERT & Co LONDON on edge; g. cond 3-bar hilt engraved MP 71; g. cond wood grips; complete with g. cond correct orig scabbard engraved (faint) MP 71; old 70% intact black coating to scabbard, hilt & grips; o/a g cond L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$900 – 1200
172 BRITISH PATTERN 1796 HEAVY CAVALRY TROOPER’S SWORD: f. to g. cond 34.75″ straight blade, wide single fullers, official spear point modification, pale grey patina with dark mottling, 10″ of point has light pitting; inspection stamp to blade & J GILL stamp on edge; g. cond pierced flat disc with languets, guard has official removal of disc inner edge; grooved wood grips with leather cover absent & v. large chip; complete with correct p. cond scabbard, with moderate battering & remnants of old white paint finish; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $700 – 1100
173 BRITISH INDIA SERVICE CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD: g. cond 31″ curved P/1796 style blade, wide single fullers, pale grey patina with small regions of light pitting; á over I over ISD (India Stores Depot) stamps to ricassos, MOLE stamp on edge; g. cond small P/1853 style 3-bar hilt; g. cond fish skin & wire bound grips, small losses to edges; complete with g. cond black leather covered wood scabbard, iron chape stamped with MHSW 7.08; o/a g. cond. C.1860 L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
174 BRITISH CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD: g. cond 29″ blue-gilt very curved unfullered blade with small regions of dark patina, engraved & blued decorative designs include crown over GR & mottos HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE & DIEU ET MON DROIT; vg. steel stirrup hilt with exc cond wire wrapped black leather grip; complete with g. cond steel scabbard with mottled grey & brown patina, small areas of light pitting & engraved (faint) panel with J Head COLLEGE Gn DUBLIN; o/a vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$800 – 1200
175 BOXER REBELLION CHINESE SWORD: g. cond 27.5″ slightly curved blade, hatchet point, with v. small patches of stain; single fuller to each side; g. cond wood grip with old cord binding; blackened iron pommel & globe hilt; complete with g. cond blackened iron mounted, red brown leather covered wooden scabbard; o/a f. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $450 – 650
176 BOXER REBELLION CHINESE SWORD: g. cond 30″ slightly curved heavy blade, hatchet point, with v. small patches of stain & a few small edge nicks; single fuller to each side; g. cond black bare wood grip, blackened iron pommel & hilt; complete with f. cond black iron mounted, blackened skin covered wooden scabbard with areas of colour loss, chape absent; o/a f. to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $400 – 600
177 ROYAL SCOTS BASKET HILTED BROAD SWORD: straight 33″ twin fullered blade embossed with GR V, Royal cypher & thistles, obverse side THE ROYAL SCOTS, their badge, EGYPT & Sphinx; unsigned ricasso with proof slug & 04337 to edge; g. cond etching with dull grey patina, small blemishes & few small edge nicks; g. cond steel pierced foliate pattern basket with 75% plating finish; white buff liner with red fabric outer cover; g. fish skin grips bound with woven silver wire; complete with f. cond brown leather scabbard; o/a g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1000 – 1300
178 RARE COLONIAL N.S.W. PATTERN 1889 STAFF SERGEANT’S SWORD: exc cond 32.75″ unblemished single fullered straight blade, etched with ROBt MOLE & SONS MAKERS BIRMINGHAM; ricasso stamps include WáD, MOLE BIRM, inspection stamps & 7/92 date; vg. cond gothic brass hilt with VR Royal Cypher, vg. cond wire bound fish skin grip, knurled pommel & back-piece thumb rest; hilt stamps include NSWG 184, 5/97 date & St/66; complete with g. cond steel scabbard with pale grey patina, a few small dents, & 2 fixed rings, locket stamped NSWG 139, 9/97 date, St/71 & MOLE PATENT; vg. cond. A superb sword for the colonial collector. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1600 – 2000
179 BRITISH PATTERN 1845 OFFICER’S SWORD: f to g. cond 32.75″ single fullered straight blade, dull grey patina & light wear o/all, embossed with designs including crown over VRAV, obverse with crown over British Coat of Arms; ricasso with faint maker & proof slug; g. cond gothic gilt brass hilt with VR Royal Cypher & 20% original gilt finish, g. cond wire bound fish skin grip; complete with g. cond brown leather scabbard, some wear to chape covering & some stitching a/f; f to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $600 -800
180 RARE COLONIAL N.S.W. PATTERN 1822 VOLUNTEER OFFICER’S SWORD: p. to g. cond 32.75″ slightly curved single fullered blade, bright grey patina & some mottled dark patches, old corrosion to point edges, embossed designs on both sides include NSW Colonial Cross; ricasso with D.JONES SYDNEY, obverse side with star & proof slug; vg. cond gothic brass hilt with NSW Colonial Cross, vg. cond wire bound fish skin grip; complete with vg. cond steel scabbard with flecked grey patina; f to g. cond. A rare Colonial sword & an historic retailer. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1400 – 1800
181 RARE COLONIAL N.S.W. PRESENTATION PATTERN 1821 ARTILLERY OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. to exc cond 35.4″ slightly curved single fullered blade, almost unblemished; embossed designs include Royal Artillery Coat of Arms, VR & a field gun, obverse with winged thunderbolts motif & ARTILLERY; ricasso with C.ANDERSON SYDNEY, obverse with star & proof slug; vg. cond polished steel 3-bar hilt, g. cond wire bound fish skin grip; complete with vg. to exc cond nickel plated scabbard with minor crazing near throat, engraved PRESENTED TO CAPt ALEX CAMPBELL BY THE ENFIELD MOUNTED RIFLE CADETS 8.AUG 1900; vg. cond. Another superb & historic sword. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1500 – 2000
182 BRITISH PATTERN 1821 ARTILLERY OFFICER’S SWORD: g cond 32.5″ very slightly curved single fullered blade, pale grey patina, a few small dark spots; embossed designs include Royal Artillery Coat of Arms, VR & a field gun, obverse with winged thunderbolts motif & ARTILLERY; back edge with A.DESCHAMPS WOOLARD & with “C —- arrow——P“; ricasso unsigned, obverse with star & proof slug; vg. cond case colour steel 3-bar hilt, vg. to exc cond wire bound fish skin grip; complete with g. cond scabbard of correct type but for longer (35.5”) blade, with heavily mottled grey & brown patina; g cond L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
183 BRITISH PATTERN 1827 RIFLE REGIMENT OFFICER’S SWORD: g. cond 32.5″ slightly curved single fullered blade, polished patina with areas of grey; embossed designs include crown over VR to both sides; back edge with MOLE; ricasso with STEAMER in a boat, obverse with star & proof slug; vg. cond nickel plated gothic hilt with crowned bugle, g. cond wire bound fish skin grip; complete with g. cond nickel plated steel scabbard; vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 800
184 SCARCE COLONIAL N.S.W. VOLUNTEER PATT. 1896 CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. 32.5″ straight, single fullered blade with polished patina, areas of grey, embossed designs include crown over ER VII, obverse with crown over British Coat of Arms & 15857 to edge; ricasso with W.CHORLEY & Co SYDNEY N.S.W., obverse with star & proof slug; vg. pierced steel half bowl guard with ER VII Royal cypher, g. wire bound fish skin grip, chequered steel back strap; complete with vg. brown leather scabbard; vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1300 – 1700
185 BRITISH PATTERN 1895 INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. cond 32.25″ faintly curved blade, dull grey mottled patina, both sides embossed with designs including crown over entwined letters; ricassos with faint maker & star with proof slug; g. cond silver plated pierced steel half bowl guard with VR Royal cypher, crazing to 10% of plated surface, g. cond wire bound fish skin grip, chequered steel back strap; complete with g. cond silver plated scabbard, some crazing to chape, throat engraved with owner’s initials MW, complete with brown leather sword knot; f to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
186 BRITISH PATTERN 1827 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. 31.5″ faintly curved polished blade with a few small dark spots & edge nicks, etched designs include crowned fouled anchor, obverse with GR V Royal cypher; ricassos with FJ MONEY SOUTHSEA & star with proof slug, edge has 1492; g. cond gilt brass half basket guard with hinged flap, crowned fouled anchor, plain pommel, gilt worn to exposed areas; g. cond wire bound fish skin grip with some losses at pommel; complete with vg. brass mounted black leather scabbard; vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
187 RARE COLONIAL N.S.W. PATTERN 1845 VOLUNTEER OFFICER’S SWORD: g. cond 34.5″ slightly curved single fullered blade with dark grey patina, embossed designs on both sides include NSW Colonial Cross; unsigned ricasso, obverse with proof slug; f to vg. cond gothic brass hilt with NSW Colonial Cross, outer bar miss-shapened, g. cond wire bound fish skin grip, 2 thin strands loose &, skin colour faded; complete with p to f cond steel scabbard with dark grey patina & battered lower half; f to g. cond. A rare Colonial sword. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1200 – 1600
188 BRITISH PATTERN 1827 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. cond 33.75″ faintly curved polished blade in near unblemished cond, etched designs include crowned fouled anchor, obverse with Royal Coat of Arms; unsigned ricasso with proof slug; vg. cond brass half basket guard with hinged flap, crowned fouled anchor & Lion’s head pommel; g. cond wire bound fading white fish skin grip; complete with f to g. cond brass mounted black leather scabbard with g. cond gold bullion sword knot; vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
189 ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY PATTERN 1827 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. cond 30.8″ straight polished blade with some soft blemishes, etched designs include crowned fouled anchor, obverse with GR V Royal cypher; ricasso with WILKINSON SWORD Co Ld LONDON; vg. cond brass half basket guard crowned fouled anchor, Lion’s head pommel & hinged flap with RAN LOAN; g. cond wire bound fading white fish skin grip showing minor wear; complete with g. cond brass mounted black leather scabbard engraved R.A.N LOAN & with g. cond gold bullion sword knot; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$700 – 900
190 BRITISH PATTERN 1827 TYPE NAVAL MIDSHIPMAN’S SWORD: f. cond 28″ curved blade with mottled grey patina & 80% of edge with small nicks; embossed design remnants near ricassos; g. cond, reduced size gilt brass half basket guard with wear to exposed areas, crowned fouled anchor & Lion’s head pommel; g. cond wire bound white fish skin grip; complete with g. brass mounted black leather scabbard, some creases; f to g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700
191 BRITISH PATTERN 1912 17th LANCERS OFFICER’S SWORD: f. cond 35″ straight blade with some dark stains & a little edge loss, embossed designs includes 17th Lancers skull & cross bones death or glory motif, British Coat of Arms & GRV Royal cyphers; ricasso marked with Wilkinson’s logo & detail, edge with 44035; g. cond honeysuckle pattern nickel plated sheet guard fitted with wire bound black fish skin grips; complete with g. cond brown leather scabbard; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $900 – 1200
192 BRITISH PATTERN 1822 17TH LANCERS OFFICER’S SWORD: vg. to exc cond 35″ slightly curved single fullered blade, almost unblemished, embossed designs 17th Lancers motifs & battle honours to both sides; J.IRVINE MASTER TAILOR 17TH LANCERS to ricasso, obverse with proof slug; vg. cond steel 3-bar hilt with g wire bound fish skin grip; complete with vg to exc cond brown leather scabbard with frog & straps; g. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $1200 – 1600
193 BRITISH PATTERN 1822 OFFICER’S SWORD: g. to vg. cond 35.4″ slightly curved single fullered blade with few small dark flecks, embossed designs include crowned, entwined letters; ricasso with HAWK LONDON MANUFACTURERS TO QUEEN EMPRESS, obverse with proof slug; g. cond steel 3-bar hilt, p to f wire bound fish skin grip; complete with g. to vg cond brown leather scabbard; g cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 800
194 MELBOURNE RETAILED PATTERN 1827 RIFLE OFFICER’S SWORD: g. cond 33″ slightly curved single fullered blade with polished patina & v. minor blemishes; embossed designs include strung rifleman’s bugle; ricasso with MOUBRAY-ROWAND HICKS, MELBOURNE, obverse with star & proof slug; vg. cond gilt brass gothic hilt with crowned bugle, gilt worn to exposed areas, vg. cond wire bound fish skin grip; complete with p. to g. cond steel scabbard, with a battered lower half; vg. cond. L/R Catalogue A58 $600 – 900
195 BSA LEE SPEED MILITARY STYLE B/A SPECIAL TARGET RIFLE: .303; 10 shot mag; 30.3″ barrel, inscribed W.W. GREENER 68 HAYMARKET LONDON S.W “SPECIAL TARGET”; g. bore; regulation fore & rear sights as well as long range volley sights; crisp action with cut off, breech stamp crown/1/B & B0607 approval for military match, vg. profiles; vg. cond regulation stock, includes handguard, minor bruises & faint vice print; brass butt with pull through in trap; 90% blue finish to barrel, action & mounts; complete with swivels, Parkers Wind Gauge Sight Protector & Enfield P/1888 MkII Bayonet in MkI scabbard; entire outfit in vg. cond & w/o. #20781 matching L/R Catalogue A58 $1200 – 1500
196 U.S. SPRINGFIELD ARMORY MOD. 1898 KRAG B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 30-40 Krag; 5 shot mag; 30″ barrel; vg. bore; standard sights & fittings; side rail marked U.S. MODEL 1898 SPRINGFIELD ARMORY & s/n 482356; vg. profiles & clear markings; 95% blue finish to barrel & fittings, some case colour to action; vg. original stock with a few minor marks, JSA 1901 cartouche to lhs & inspector’s mark under stock wrist; complete with swivels & vg. bayonet with scabbard; gwo & vg. to exc cond. 482356 N/L Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1800 – 2500
197 BSA B/A METFORD MILITARY STYLE RIFLE: .303; 10 shot Mag; 30.3″ barrel, marked FOR CORDITE ONLY; g. bore; regulation fore & rear sights as well as long range volley sights; crisp action with cut off, breech stamp crown/1/B & C066 approval for military match; vg. profiles; 95% blue finish to barrel, action & mounts; regulation stock in vg. cond includes handguard, v. few minor bruises; brass butt with trap; complete with swivels, rear sight cover & Enfield P/1888 MkI 2nd Type bayonet in MkI scabbard; entire outfit in vg. condition & w/o. #25543 matching L/R Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$1300 – 1600
198 LITHGOW SMLE MKIII B/A RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2″ barrel; vg. bore; standard sights & fittings; receiver ring marked A within a star, LITHGOW SHT. LE III within a shield; bolt #A2450; DáD stamp to the breech; vg. profiles & clear markings; Parkerised finish to receiver, t/guard, magazine & nose cap; vg. to exc stock; all complete with swivels & g. cond P/1907 bayonet with scabbard; vgwo & cond. #92985 L/R Catalogue A58 $900 – 1200
199 REMINGTON ROLLING BLOCK BREECH LOADING RIFLE: .48 Cal; s/shot; 37.5″ barrel; vg. bore; Remington address & Patent dates to tang; g. profiles, clear address & patent dates; retaining 80% original military finish to all metal; vg. stock; all complete with swivels & rod; gwo & vg. cond.
#17519 all matching N/L
Catalogue A58
Catalogue A58
$900 – 1200
200 SPARKBROOK M.L.E. NO.1 B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 30.2″ barrel; fair bore; standard sights & fittings with mag cut-off & bolt dust cover; receiver ring marked V.R. ROYAL CYPHER SPARKBROOK 1901 L.E.1*; slight wear to profiles, clear markings; grey finish to all metal; fair stock with replaced forend to the barrel band; all complete with swivels; gwo & f. cond. #81973 bolt not matching L/R Catalogue A58 $500 – 700