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CATALOGUE A50, April 2018: ITEMS NO 1 – 100

1 WESTLEY RICHARDS MARTINI ACTION CADET RIFLE: 310 Cal; 24.5″ barrel; f to g bore; std sights & fittings; FOR 310 CARTRIDGE on lhs of barrel, WESTLEY RICHARDS & CO, LONDON & N.S.W. S.G. on the top & 310 12-120 on rhs; WESTLEY RICHARDS & CO, LONDON on lhs of action, N.S.W. PUBLIC SCHOOL CADET FORCE to rhs; 70% blue finish to barrel & action, grey to bands & fittings; g. profiles; g stock with minor bruising, f. to gwo & cond. #5054 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 1 $400 – 500
2 BSA MARTINI ACTION CADET RIFLE: 310 Cal; 24.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings with sight cover; lhs stamped Made by the Birmingham Small Arms Co Ltd BSA; rhs stamped Commonwealth of Australia Vic & 13073 underneath; barrel top stamped Made by the Birmingham Small arms Co Ltd & 310 12-120 on rhs; Kangaroo image stamped on top of receiver; 70-80% blue finish to barrel & action, grey to bands & fittings; g. profiles; g. stock with bruising & minor chipping & COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA MILy Forces & Victoria within a circle & 13073 beneath; f to gwo & cond. #41651 barrel & receiver matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 2 $400 – 500
3 WINCHESTER MOD 92 L/A FULL MAG RIFLE: .32 Cal; 13 shot; 23.5″ octagonal barrel; g bore; std foresight & Sportco peep sight at rear; lhs stamped 32 WCF also Manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven. Conn. US patented October 14. 1884; top strap stamped Model 92 – Winchester-; 70% finish to barrel & action; g profiles; g stock & forend with bruising & minor chipping to toe of stock; steel butt plate; f to gwo & cond. #906159 L/R
 
Catalogue A50 Item 3 $600 – 700
4 BSA MARTINI ACTION CADET RIFLE: 310 Cal; 24.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings with sight cover; lhs stamped Made by the Birmingham Small Arms Co Ltd, with Trade Marks & BSA beneath; rhs stamped Commonwealth of Australia Vic & 4015 beneath, top stamped Made by the Birmingham Small Arms Co Ltd & 310 12-120 on rhs; 70 – 80% blue finish to barrel & action, grey to bands & fittings; g stock with bruising & minor chipping, circular stamp COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA MILy Forces, with Victoria inside circular stamp & 4015 stamped beneath; kangaroo image stamped on top of receiver; g profiles; f to gwo & cond. #24432 Matching s/no’s on barrel & receiver L/R Catalogue A50 Item 4 $500 – 600
5 ENFIELD MARTINI ACTION RIFLE: 303 Cal; 29.5″ barrel; f to g bore; std sights (notch on rear sight missing) & fittings; lhs stamped with CROWN over VR, Enfield 1886, M.E. 303, over 1; rhs stamped with CROWN over B.S.A & MCo, proof marks & 111 over 1; faded finish to barrel & action, faded black to bands (2); g profiles; g stock with v minor bruising; stock with 3 circular stamps, 1st with RM Enfield enclosed, other 2 with VIC GOV enclosed; 9925 & L1 stamped on stock; fair to gwo & cond. # 7728 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 5 $600 – 800
6 WINCHESTER MOD 92 L/A RIFLE: 32 Cal; 5 shot; 23.5″ octagonal barrel; f worn bore, but no pitting; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped Model 92 – Winchester- 32 WCF; rhs of barrel stamped Made in USA. Winchester Repeating Arms Co; tang stamped Model 92 – Winchester-; 70% finish to barrel & action, g profiles; g stock/forend with v minor bruising; steel butt plate; gwo & cond. #946971 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 6 $600 – 700
7 ENFIELD P14 B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 5 shot mag; 25.5″ barrel; f to g bore with no visible pitting; std front sights with guard either side; fixed & adjustable height peep rear sights at rear of receiver; front of receiver stamped ERA 281272; g finish to barrel, action & 2 bands; g profiles; g stock with v minor bruising; gwo & cond. #281272 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 7 $700 – 800
8 MAUSER 98 B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 8x57; 5 shot mag; 24″ barrel; f to g bore; std sights with sight cover; receiver marked 47 over star over 1940; blue/black finish to all metal; wear to profiles & markings; f stock with moderate bruising; gwo & f to g cond. #6950 matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 8 $700 – 900
9 BSA MARTINI ACTION CADET RIFLE: 310 Cal; 24.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; lhs stamped Made by the Birmingham Small Arms Co Ltd, with Trade Marks & BSA beneath; rhs stamped Commonwealth of Australia Vic & 8415 beneath; top of barrel stamped Made by the Birmingham Small arms Co Ltd; & 310 12-120 on rhs; 50% finish to barrel, action, bands & fittings; g profiles; g stock with minor bruising; stock with circular stamp COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA MILy Forces, with Victoria inside circular stamp & 8415 stamped beneath; kangaroo image stamped on top of receiver; fair to gwo & cond. #28589 barrel & receiver matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 9 $400 – 500
10 LITHGOW SMLE B/A SERVICE RIFLE. 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25″ barrel; bore packed in grease; std sights; g finish to barrel, action & band; g profiles; g stock with minor bruising & chipping; gwo & cond. #D70663 matching incl stock L/R Catalogue A50 Item 10 $500 – 700
11 ITALIAN CARCANO B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 6.5 x52 Cal; 21″ barrel; fair bore; std sights rear V-sight; barrel at receiver (lhs) marked 6.5mm x 52 IT, rhs marked 1940 XVIII, top with crown & R-E & TERNI; g finish to barrel, action & bands (2); g profiles; g to vg stock; gwo & cond. #N3583 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 11 $400 – 500
12 BSA MARTINI ACTION RIFLE: .22 Cal; 29.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; rhs of barrel stamped 22L, with C.G. BONEHILL BIRMINGHAM & AMMUNITION .22 on top & GUARANTEED BRITISH on lhs of barrel; lhs of action stamped CONVERTED BY C.G. BONEHILL OF BIRMINGHAM FOR THE SOCIETY OF MINIATURE RIFLE CLUBS; 70% finish to barrel, action, bands & fittings; g profiles; g stock with minor bruising & some inletting; cleaning rod missing; sling attached; f to gwo & cond. #16127 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 12 $400 – 500
13 LITHGOW EXPERIMENTAL NO.6 MK1B/A SERVICE RIFLE: .22 Cal; 5 shot mag; 20.5″ barrel; fitted with non-factory 22 Cal tube; exc bore; std sights & fittings for this model; receiver ring dated 1944; sharp profiles & markings; 98% original grey military finish remains; exc stock with v minor bruising & rhs of butt stamped MA3/45; bolt fitted with 22 Cal bolt head marked 22 No 2; all complete; gwo & ex cond. #XP136 matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 13 $5000 – 6000
14 ARISAKA B/A TYPE 99 SHORT RIFLE: 7.7 x 58 Cal; 5 shot mag; 25.2″ barrel; fair, worn but clean bore; std sights & fittings; crest removed from breech; 40% finish to barrel, action, bands (2) & fittings; g profiles; g stock with minor bruising; complete with monopod cleaning rod, no dust cover; f to gwo & cond. #57163 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 14 $600 – 700
15 PORTUGESE KROPATSCHEK STEYR MODEL 1886 B/A RIFLE 8 x 56R Cal; 8 shot mag; 32.25″ barrel; g to vg bore; std sights; barrel marked A560 on rhs; receiver lhs marked CE.W.F.G. STEYR, LI under CROWN & M.1886; receiver rhs marked A560; g to vg finish to barrel, action & bands (3); g. profiles; g to vg stock; cleaning rod & sling attached; gwo & cond.
#A560 non-matching bolt N/L
Catalogue A50 Item 15 $700 – 900
16 BRAZILIAN MAUSER MODEL1908 B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 7 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 29″ barrel; g bore; std sights with sight cover; receiver top marked with Brazilian crest, MOD. 1908 & B9796; lhs receiver marked DEUTSCHE WAFFEN-UND MUNITIONS FABRIKEN BERLIN; 90% blue to barrel & fittings; bolt & receiver in the white; clear profiles & markings; vg stock; complete with nose cap, rod, sling, exc matching bayonet & test target; g to vg wo & cond.
# B9796 matching bolt L/R
Catalogue A50 Item 16 $900 – 1300
17 BRNO MOD 2 B/A REPEATING SPORTING RIFLE: 22 LR Cal; 5 shot mag; g bore; std sights; BRNO MOD 2 on top of barrel; CAL 22 Long Rifle in front of receiver; ZBROJOVKA BRNO N.P. on lhs of receiver, with MADE IN CZECHOSLAVAKIA & 15000 on rhs; g. stock/forend; gwo & cond. #15000 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 17 $500 – 600
18 SNIDER HALF STOCK SPORTING RIFLE by J.C & A LORD. 577 Cal; 21″ barrel; bore fair, clean but worn; Mark I breech; std sights & fittings; J.C & A LORD LONDON, BIRMINGHAM & BOMBAY on top of barrel; SNIDER PATENT on top of action; lock holds on half-cock; g. wood & chequering; plain escutcheon on stock; with cleaning rod & sling. #13R N/L Catalogue A50 Item 18 $600 – 800
19 WINCHESTER MOD.255 LEVER ACTION RIFLE: .22 mag Cal; 11 shot tube mag; 19.5″ barrel; f to g bore; std open sights; lhs of barrel stamped WINCHESTER 22 WIN MAG R.F MADE IN USA & Model 255; 70-80% black finish to barrel & action, g. profiles; g stock/forend; with carry sling; gwo & cond. #172594 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 19 $400 – 500
20 BERNADELLI SxS SHOTGUN: 16G; 27.5″ barrel; BLNE; vg bore; 70% finish to barrels with some minor marks; chokes approx. IC & IM; 10-20% case-hardening on action; manual safety; g stock & forend with wear to chequering & blank escutcheon on stock; gwo & cond. In presentable, home-made, fitted wooden case. #5532 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 20 $500 – 600
21 W. RICHARDS & CO LONDON SxS SHOTGUN: 10G; 26″ barrels; hammer gun with rebounding locks; g bore with minor scratches; 60% brown finish to laminated barrels with some minor marks; chokes approx. IM & full (if 10 bore); right firing pin not working; stock & forend with worn chequering; blank escutcheon on stock; fwo & cond. In fair condition rifle case with straps broken, with nickel oil bottle. #70 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 21 $800 – 1200
22 BSA MARTINI ACTION CADET RIFLE: 310 Cal; 24.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights &fittings; top of barrel stamped Made by the Birmingham Small arms Co Ltd; & 310 12-120 on rhs; lhs receiver stamped Made by the Birmingham Small Arms Co Ltd, with Trade Marks & BSA beneath & rhs stamped Commonwealth of Australia Vic & 24009 beneath; 70% finish to barrel, action, bands & fittings; g. profiles; f to g stock with minor bruising & number of small pin-holes on rhs; stock with circular stamp COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA MILy Forces, with Victoria inside circular stamp & 24009 stamped beneath; kangaroo image stamped on top of receiver; gwo & cond. #35274 barrel & receiver matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 22 $400 – 500
23 BSA MARTINI ACTION ARTILLERY CARBINE: 303 Cal; 21″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; rhs of barrel stamped K989, lhs marked 303, with proof marks & NITRO PROVED; lhs receiver stamped BSA & MC with unclear date beneath, rhs stamped CITADEL 1904 under Crescent Moon & Star; 70% finish to barrel, action, bands & fittings; g profiles; stock with v minor bruising & arsenal repairs to butt; badly fitted brass disc to butt; gwo & cond. #K989 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 23 $500 – 600
24 STEYR MODEL 95 STRAIGHT PULL B/A CARBINE: 8 x 56R Cal; 5 shot; 19 barrel; g bore; barrel top marked S with 9473B on lhs; std sights; receiver top stamped BUDAPEST M.95; g finish to barrel, action & 2 bands; g profiles; g stock; barrel & front strap/bayonet stud; gwo & cond. # 9473B matching receiver L/R Catalogue A50 Item 24 $600 – 700
25 ENFIELD No. 4 Mark 2 (F) B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2 barrel; g bore; std front sights & fixed & adjustable height peep rear sights at rear of receiver; black finish to all metal; receiver lhs marked No4 MK2. (F) over 12/49 PF 166,180; g profiles; vg stock; gwo & cond. #PF166180 matching bolt & mag L/R Catalogue A50 Item 25 $700 – 800
26 BSA MARTINI ACTION TARGET RIFLE: .22 LR Cal; 28.5″ heavy target barrel; g bore; hooded front sight & fully adjustable peep sight at rear of action; lhs top stamped Made by the Birmingham Small arms Co Ltd England & under Cartridge 220 Long Rifle with proof marks & 56552 on rhs of barrel; 70-80% blue finish to barrel & action; g profiles; g stock with cheek piece & minor scratches & sling; g to vgwo & cond. #56552 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 26 $400 – 500
27 SAVAGE 24V SERIES D O/U COMBINATION SHOTGUN/RIFLE: 20G & 22 Hornet Cal; 24″ barrel; g. bores; shotgun 3″ chamber & approx. loose IM choke; std sights plus Nikko Stirling 4 x 32 scope; top lhs barrel SAVAGE 24V SERIES D WESTFIELD MA. CAL 22 HORNET, bottom of barrel marked 20 GAUGE 2.75″ & 3″ shells; 90% finish to barrel & action g. case-hardening; g pistol-grip stock & forend; plastic butt plate; g to vgwo & cond. #D513008 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 27 $600 – 800
28 ADLER A-110 L/A ACTION SHOTGUN: 12G; 5 shot mag; 20″ barrel; 3″ chamber; chrome bore; 1 x modified screw in choke; receiver with 3/8″ dovetail rail; forend accessory rail; ventilated recoil pad; synthetic stock; sling swivels; weight approx. 7lbs; vgwo & cond. #1614932 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 28 $500 – 600
29 SPORTCO MODEL 44 B/A TARGET RIFLE: 7.62 Cal; single shot; 26.5″ heavy target barrel; g to vg bore; hooded front sight & side-mount for rear peep-sight (not incl); lhs of receiver stamped SPORTCO MODEL 44 MADE IN AUSTRALIA BY OMARK over 7.62mm Cal; 70-80% blue finish to barrel & action, g to vg stock; LOP 14.5″ incl 1″ metal spacer & .75″ recoil pad; g to vgwo & cond. #DF 057 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 29 $500 – 700
30 BRNO MOD 2-E B/A SPORTING RIFLE: 22 LR Cal; 5 shot mag; g bore; std sights plus Bushnell 4X scope; BRNO MOD 2-E on top of barrel; CAL 22 Long Rifle in front of receiver; MADE IN CZECHOSLAVAKIA 364329 on rhs of receiver; g to vg stock/forend; with sling; g to vgwo & cond. #364329 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 30 $600 – 700
31 BAIKAL SxS SHOTGUN: 12G; 28.75″ barrels; double trigger; ejectors; vg bores; 2.75″ chamber; chokes approx IM & F; good blacking to barrels & action; pistol-grip stock & beavertail forend in vg cond with sling; plastic butt plate & slip-on rubber recoil pad; LOP 14.75″; vgwo & cond. #C07570 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 31 $500 – 600
32 SPORTCO MOD. 44 B/A TARGET RIFLE: 7.62 Cal; single shot; 25.5″ heavy target barrel; g to vg bore; hooded front sight & side-mount for rear peep-sight (not incl); front sling swivel on adjustable slide; barrel stamped MANUFACTURED BY S.A.F. LITHGOW FOR BLACK MOUNTAIN RIFLES; lhs of receiver stamped SPORTCO MODEL 44 MADE IN AUSTRALIA BY OMARK over 7.62mm Cal; 70-80% blue finish to barrel & action, g to vg stock; LOP 15″ incl 1″ metal spacer & 1″ recoil pad; g to vgwo & cond. # SDL797 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 32 $600 – 700
33 U.S. ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL B/A MOD.1903 SERVICE RIFLE: 30.06 Cal; 5 shot mag; 24″ barrel; f to g bore; std sights; receiver top stamped U.S. ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL B/A MODEL 1903. 294688; 40% dull finish to barrel, action & band (1); g. profiles; f to g stock with minor marks & small indents; gwo & cond.#294688 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 33 $700 – 900
34 US MOD.1873 TRAPDOOR SPRINGFIELD SERVICE RIFLE: 45/70 Cal; 32.5″ barrel; g to vg bore; std sights & fittings; US MODEL 1873 on top of action; rhs lock plate U.S. SPRINGFIELD 1873 with American eagle; polished silver finish to barrel, action & butt plate; holds on ¼, ½ & full-lock; g. smooth stock with military cartouche on lhs of wrist dated 1880; g to vg wood with minor marks & bruising, with sling, swivels & cleaning rod; gwo & cond. #144794 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 34 $1500 – 1800
35 GERMAN WW 1 GEW 98 MAUSER B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g to vg bore; fitted with scarce front & rear auxiliary night sights; 80% original blue to barrel; plum finish to bands; manufactured by D.W.M. dated 1915; g. stock with minor marks; complete with rod; gwo & cond. # 3499Y all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 35 $1800 – 2200
36 SCARCE, LITHGOW SMLE B/A SERVICE RIFLE; 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2″ barrel; g bore; std sights; receiver ring dated 1937; blue/grade finish to barrel, action & fittings; f to g stock with minor marks/bruising; complete with swivels, mag cut-off & rod; gwo & cond. Lithgow Navy Contract B/A service rifle. Only 600 Rifles were assembled at Lithgow in 1937, all for a Navy Contract (Ref- International Arms & Militaria Collectors Annual, No 27, page 113), &many were lost at sea, making this a very scarce rifle. Consecutive S/N to Lot No 59. #B26284 all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 36 $1500 – 2000
37 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER Kar 98AZ B/A CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; 90% milky blue to barrel; turned down bolt in the white; breech marked with Imperial Crown, Erfurt 1917; vg stock with minor marks; gwo & vg cond. # 6023M all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 37 $1000 – 1200
38 GERMAN WW2 ISSUE MAUSER G98/40 B/A CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; f bore; Nazi inspection marks to breech & 43 date; side rail marked G98/40; std sights & fittings; thinning blue finish to all metal; turned down bolt; g stock with minor marks; gwo & cond. A very scarce rifle. # 181 all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 38 $800 – 1000
39 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K KRIEGSMODELL CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23″ barrel; g bore; receiver marked DOT 1945; side rail marked MOD 98; 98% of original blacked finish remains to barrel, action & fittings; std sights & fittings; thinning blue finish to all metal; turned down bolt; exc stock; exc wo & cond. A very scarce rifle.
#6465 all matching L/R
Catalogue A50 Item 39 $900 – 1200
40 SCARCE GERMAN WW2 KKW B/A TRAINING RIFLE: .22 Cal; single shot; 25.5″ barrel; ex bore; std sights & fittings; breech marked GUSTOFF WERKE SUHL; 98% of original blue finish remains to barrel, action & fittings; exc stock; all complete; gwo & ex cond. # 224359 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 40 $1700 – 2000
41 GERMAN WW1 GEW 98 MAUSER B/A SNIPER RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g. bore; std sights & fitting ; with claw mounts for scope; breech marked Imperial Crown & SPANDAU 1915; silver grey finish to barrel, bands & receiver; g. stock with duffle cut forend & minor marks; turned down bolt; comes with scarce WW1 telescopic sights by R Fuess (no rings) to suit rifle; gwo & cond. # 9676 all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 41 $5000 – 5500
42 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K B/A KRIEGSMODELL CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23″ barrel; g. bore; std sights & fittings; receiver marked MOD 98 DOU.45; Nazi inspection stamps to barrel; thinning blue finish to barrel, action, fittings & all metal; turned down bolt; vg laminated stock; gwo & vg cond. # 9583 bolt not matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 42 $800 – 1100
43 LITHGOW SMLE B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2″ barrel; f bore; std sights; receiver ring dated 1926; thinning original military finish to barrel, action & fittings; mag cut-off intact; g. stock with moderate bruising; butt stamped RMC DUNTROON; complete with swivels; gwo & cond. # B15887 all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 43 $800 – 1000
44 RARE GERMAN WW2 MAUSER B/A BANNER CARBINE; 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23″ barrel; ex bore; std sights & fittings; receiver marked with MAUSER BANNER 1933 (1st year of production); side rail marked MAUSER WERKE OBERNDORF; rifle retains 98% blue finish to all metal parts; turned down bolt; ex stock with lhs of butt marked DRP 509929 within a circle; all complete; bolt not matching, but close; exc wo & condition. #59929 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 44 $3200 – 3500
45 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K OBERNDORF B/A CARBINE; 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23″ barrel; exc bore; std sights & fittings; Portuguese Crest & 1941 to breech & Nazi inspection stamps; MAUSER WERKE AG OBERNDORF to side-rail; 98% original blue finish remains to all metal parts; turned down bolt; ex stock with minor bruising; Portuguese crest to lhs of butt; rhs butt stamped W&A 135 under Nazi eagle; ex wo & cond. #H19710 all matching, incl stock L/R Catalogue A50 Item 45 $1000 – 1200
46 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A SNIPER CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 22.5″ barrel; g bore; std front (hooded) & rear sights & fittings; with fitted German WW2 issue contract scope marked CAD; GEW 98 to side-rail; 98% blue finish to barrel, action & fittings; turned down bolt; g profiles; g stock; gwo & cond. #7070 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 46 $2500 – 2800
47 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K KRIEGSMODELL CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g bore; std sights (hooded front) & fittings; barrel marked U1 on top; thinning blue finish to all metal; receiver marked Model 98 & SWP 45; turned down bolt; fitted with Winter trigger mechanism; g to vg stock; g to vgwo & cond. #6304G matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 47 $900 – 1200
48 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g to vg bore; std sights (hooded front) & fittings; barrel marked U1 on top; thinning blue finish to all metal; receiver marked BCD & 41; Mod. 98 to side-rail; turned down bolt; g to vg stock; bpr to metal butt plate; vgwo & cond. #6624H matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 48 $1200 – 1500
49 GERMAN WW1 Kar 98AZ MAUSER B/A SERVICE CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g bore; worn finish to barrel, action & fittings; top of action marked with Crown & ERFURT 1914, Kar 98. to side-rail; good stock with minor marks; gwo & cond. #6151 matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 49 $1000 – 1200
50 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g. clean bore; std sights & fittings; worn finish to barrel, action & fittings; lhs barrel marked with Nazi eagle & 857; receiver top marked S/42 & 1938, Nazi eagle & 857 on lhs; side-rail marked Mod 98.; turned down bolt; fitted with Winter Trigger; g to vg stock; g to vgwo & cond.#857 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 50 $900 – 1200
51 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; 98% plum finish to barrel, action & fittings; Crown & DANZIG 1900 to receiver; GEW 98 to side-rail; g profiles; g stock; early model without finger grooves on forend; gwo & cond. # 4189B all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 51 $800 – 1200
52 SCARCE GERMAN MAUSER B/A TRAINING RIFLE: .22 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.5″ barrel; g. clean bore; hooded front sight (no rear); WW 2 German Issue ZF 41 Scope; 90% blue to barrel, action & fittings; action top marked MAUSER; side-rail marked MAUSER-WERKE A.G. OBERNDORF A.N.; turned down bolt; vg to exc stock with vg chequering, pistol grip & cap & hard Mauser butt plate; vgwo & cond. #178 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 52 $2500 – 3000
53 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER Kar 98K CARBINE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g. clean bore; std sights & fittings; 90% finish to barrel, action & fittings; barrel top marked 41R36 (Portuguese contract issued to Nazi’s); receiver top marked with Portuguese Crest over 1941 lhs; side-rail marked MAUSER-WERKE A.G. OBERNDORF A.N; fitted with very scarce Grenade Launcher & Special Rear Sights; rear sights marked G Gr Ger over K 98 k; turned down bolt; g to vg stock; gwo & exc cond. Come with g. cond leather carry case for launcher & sights. #G11273 matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 53 $5000 – 6000
54 LITHGOW SMLE B/A SERVICE RIFLE; 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2″ barrel; g to vg bore; std sights; receiver ring stamped A inside star, LITHGOW SHT.LE in shield & 1926 beneath; 80% original military finish to barrel, action & fittings; mag cut-off intact; f to g stock with bruising & marks; stock marked RMC DUNTROON, MA, LITHGOW SMLE 111 & 3 over 13973; complete with swivels; gwo & cond. # B13978 all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 54 $800 – 1000
55 GERMAN WW2 MAUSER GEW 98B B/A SNIPER RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g to vg, clean bore; std sights & fittings; OLGEE Berlin (LUXOR 3X) scope with QD mounts; 70% blue finish to barrel, action & fittings; 98a to side-rail; turned down bolt; fitted with Winter Trigger; g profiles; g stock; gwo & cond.#745K L/R Catalogue A50 Item 55 $3500 – 3800
56 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.75″ barrel; g to vg bore; std sights & fittings; 80% finish to barrel, action & fittings; Crown & DANZIG 1900 to receiver; GEW 98 to side-rail; g profiles; g stock; gwo & cond. # 5511m matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 56 $1000 – 1200
57 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; 70% finish to barrel, action & fittings; Nazi eagle & 3151 to lhs of barrel; DEUTSCHE WAFFEN-UNDMUNITIONS FABRIKEN BERLIN 1915 to receiver; turned down bolt; GEW 98 to side-rail; g profiles; g stock; gwo & cond. # 3151K L/R Catalogue A50 Item 57 $800 – 1000
58 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; plum finish to barrel, action & fittings; Imperial Crown, Spandau 1913 to breech; breech & bolt in white; GEW 98 to side-rail; g. profiles; vg stock with minor bruising; complete with rod; gwo & cond. # 3716A L/R Catalogue A50 Item 58 $800 – 1000
59 SCARCE, LITHGOW SMLE B/A SERVICE RIFLE; 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2″ barrel; g. bore; std sights; receiver ring dated 1938; blue/grade finish to barrel, action & fittings; f to g stock with some heavy bruising & marks; complete with swivels, magazine cut-off & rod; gwo & cond. Lithgow Navy Contract B/A service rifle; only 600 Rifles were assembled at Lithgow in 1937, all for a Navy Contract (Ref- International Arms & Militaria Collectors Annual, No 27, page 113), & many were lost at sea, making this a very scarce rifle. Consecutive S/N to Lot No 36. # B26283 all matching L/R Catalogue A50 Item 59 $1500 – 2000
60 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 5 shot mag; 28.5″ barrel; g bore; std sights & fittings; plum finish to barrel, action & fittings; Imperial Crown, DANZIG 1916 to breech; fitted with raresliding metal breech cover; GEW 98 to side-rail; g profiles; vg stock with minor bruising; complete with rod; gwo & cond. # 6472 matching bolt L/R Catalogue A50 Item 60 $2000 – 2500
61 GERMAN WW1 MAUSER GEW 98 B/A RIFLE: 7.92 x 57 Cal; 20 shot mag extension; 28.5″ barrel; g. bore; std sights & fittings; 75% blue to barrel; plum finish to fittings; action & bolt in the white; HAMBURG 1916 to breech; GEW 98 to side-rail; g. profiles; vg stock with minor bruising; complete with rod; gwo & cond. #2851 bolt not numbered L/R Catalogue A50 Item 61 $2000 – 2500
62 WINCHESTER MOD.65 HALF MAG L/A RIFLE: .32 WCF Cal; 5 shot; 21.5″ barrel; f to g clean bore; std sights; lhs barrel stamped WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL, MODEL 65, WINCHESTER 32W.C.F. rhs stamped MADE IN USA WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN.;70% finish to barrel; action colour worn & patchy; g. profiles; g to vg pistol grip stock with minor bruising; steel butt plate; gwo & cond. C.1933-1939 #1002053 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 62 $800 – 1200
63 WINCHESTER MOD.53 L/A HALF MAG RIFLE: 32-20 WCF Cal; 5 shot; 22″ barrel; clean bore; std sights with Lyman peep sight on top tang; lhs barrel stamped MODEL 53 WINCHESTER NICKEL STEEL 25-20 W.C.F, rhs stamped MADE IN USA WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN.; 70% finish to barrel; action colour worn & patchy; g. profiles; stock/forend g to vg with minor bruising; steel butt plate; gwo & cond. C.1926 #973837 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 63 $700 – 900
64 WINCHESTER MOD.1892 L/A HALF MAG RIFLE: 32 WCF Cal; 5 shot; 20″ barrel; f bore; std sights; top of barrel stamped MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN.CONN. USA & 32 WCF; saddle ring to lhs; top tang stamped MODEL 1892 WINCHESTER PAT OCT 14 1884; patchy finish to barrel & action; g. profiles; stock/forend fair with minor bruising/marks; steel butt plate; fwo & cond. C.1895 #75874 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 64 $500 – 700
65 WINCHESTER MOD.1873 L/A FULL MAG CARBINE: 44 Cal; 12 shot mag; 20″ barrel; f bore; std sights; top of barrel stamped clearly WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS NEW HAVEN.CT KING’S IMPROVEMENT PATENTED MARCH 29 1866 OCTOBER 16 1860 & 44 Cal on lifter; saddle ring to lhs; top tang stamped MODEL 1873; lever lock on bottom tang; sliding dust cover top of action; 20% finish to barrel & action; g. profiles; g. stock/forend with v minor marks; steel butt plate with cleaning rods; gwo & cond. C.1885 #178645B L/R Catalogue A50 Item 65 $1200 – 1500
66 WINCHESTER 2ND MOD.1873 L/A FULL MAG CARBINE: 44WCF Cal; 12 shot mag; 20″ barrel; f bore; std sights; top of barrel stamped WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS NEW HAVEN. CT KING’S IMPROVEMENT PATENTED MARCH 29 1866 OCTOBER 16 1860 (unclear) & 44 Cal in front of action; saddle ring to lhs; top tang stamped MODEL 1873; lever lock on bottom tang; sliding dust cover top of action; worn finish to barrel & action; g profiles; stock/forend g with v minor marks; steel butt plate with cleaning rods; gwo & cond. C.1881 #65816 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 66 $2500 – 3500
67 WINCHESTER MOD.1892 L/A TRAPPER CARBINE: 32 WCF Cal; 11 shot; 16″ barrel; f bore; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN U.S.A. PATENTED OCTOBER 14. 1884 & 32 WCF; saddle ring to lhs; top tang stamped MODEL 1892; worn finish to barrel & action; action stiff; stock/forend f. with minor marks & chipping to forend; steel butt plate; fwo & cond. C.1919 #873739 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 67 $1800 – 2500
68 WINCHESTER MOD.62 PUMP ACTION RIFLE: 22LR Cal; 15 shot; 22.5″ barrel; f. worn bore; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped MODEL 62 WINCHESTER 22 S L. OR LR., rhs stamped MADE IN U.S.A. WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN. PATENTS PENDING; worn finish to barrel & action; stock/forend fair with minor marks; with butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1940 #851292 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 68 $300 – 400
69 WINCHESTER MOD.62A PUMP ACTION RIFLE: 22LR Cal; 15 shot; 22.5″ barrel; f worn bore; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped MADE IN NEW HAVEN CONN. U.S. OF AMERICA & WINCHESTER MODEL 62A.; thinning blue to barrel, 85% to action; g stock/forend with minor marks; with butt plate; fitted with 2 after market swivels; f to gwo & cond. C.1940
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70 WINCHESTER MOD.1892 FULL MAG L/A CARBINE: 44 WCF Cal; 11 shot; 20″ barrel; f to g worn but clean bore, std sights; lhs of barrel stamped MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN. PATENTED OCTOBER 14. 1884 & 44 WCF; top tang stamped REG. IN U.S. PAT. OFFICE. WINCHESTER TRADE MARK MODEL 1892; rhs action stamped P↑F; worn finish to barrel & action; saddle ring to lhs; g profiles; stock/forend f to g; steel butt plate; fwo & cond. West Aust Police Carbine issue. C.1909 #511202 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 70 $1800 – 2300
71 WINCHESTER MOD.61 PUMP ACTION RIFLE: 22LR Cal; 14 shot; 24″ barrel; f worn bore; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL & MODEL 61 WINCHESTER TRADE MARK & 22 S.L.OR L.R; rhs stamped MADE IN U.S.A. WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN. PATENTS PENDING; thinning blue to barrel & action; stock/forend g with minor marks; with butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1949 #11704 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 71 $400 – 500
72 WINCHESTER MOD.1887 L/A SHOTGUN: 12G; 5 shot; 30″ barrel; f bore with minor pitting; front bead sight; bottom tang stamped MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN U.S.A. PAT FEB 18 & JULY 20 1886; lhs action stamped WRA within a circle; finish worn from barrel & action with light rust marks on barrel; g stock/forend with f to g; chequered steel butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1888 #13790 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 72 $900 – 1500
73 WINCHESTER MOD.61 P/A RIFLE: 22LR Cal; 14 shot; 24″ barrel; g. bore; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped WINCHESTER TRADE MARK MADE IN USA & MODEL 61 22 S.L.OR L.R;  retains 95% full blue finish; vg + stock/forend; butt plate; vgwo & exc cond. C.1958 #280801 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 73 $600 – 900
74 WINCHESTER MOD.1873 FULL MAG L/A RIFLE: 32 WCF Cal; 15 shot mag; 24″ octagonal barrel; poor to f worn bore; std sights; barrel top marked WINCHESTER’S REPEATING ARMS NEW HAVEN. CONN U.S.A. KING’S IMPROVEMENT PATENTED MARCH 29 1886 OCTOBER 16 1860 FEB 18 & JULY 20 1860 & 32 WCF; top tang stamped MODEL 1873; lever lock on bottom tang; sliding dust cover top of action; thin plum finish to barrel & tube; grey to action & fittings; f to g stock/forend; steel butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1891 #388731B L/R Catalogue A50 Item 74 $1200 – 1300
75 WINCHESTER MOD.1894 FULL MAG L/A RIFLE: 38-55 Cal; 9 shot; 26″ octagonal barrel; f to g bore; std sights; lhs of barrel stamped MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN. USA PATENTED AUGUST 21. 1894 & 38-55; barrel tang stamped MODEL 1894 WINCHESTER TRADE REG. IN US PAT. OFF; 60% finish to barrel & action; g profiles; stock/forend g with minor marks on forend; steel butt plate; gwo & cond. C.1912 #620651 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 75 $600 – 800
76 WINCHESTER MOD.1886 FULL MAG L/A RIFLE: 45-70 Cal; 12 shot; 26″ barrel; g bore; std sights; barrel top stamped MANUFACTURED BY THE WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO. NEW HAVEN. CONN. USA & 45-70; barrel tang stamped MODEL 1886, lower tang PAT. OCT 14. 1884. JAN 20.1885; patchy silver grey to tube; 60% original nickel to receiver; g. profiles; g to vg pistol grip stock/forend with minor marks; steel butt plate; gwo & cond. C.1890 #48324 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 76 $1800 – 2500
77 WINCHESTER MOD.1873 FULL MAG L/A CARBINE: 44 Cal; 12 shot; 20″ barrel; f. bore; std sights; lever lock on bottom tang; sliding dust cover top of action; saddle ring missing; illegible barrel stamping; MODEL 1873 to barrel tang; plum finish to barrel, tube & rhs of action, fine pitting to lhs of action; f to g stock/forend with v minor marks, dents & initial scratched to rhs of stock; steel butt plate with cleaning rods; gwo & p. cond. C.1888 #268856B L/R Catalogue A50 Item 77 $900 – 1400
78 COLT SMALL FRAME PUMP ACTION RIFLE: 22 Cal; 15 shot; 24″ octagonal barrel; f worn bore; std sights; top of barrel stamped COLT’S PT.F .A MFG.CO.HARTFORD CT U.S.A PATENTED MAY 29 SEPT 1883 MAY 28 85 JUNE 15 86 FEB 22 87 & 22 CAL; grey finish to barrel, action & fittings; f to g stock; f. forend with repaired crack along bottom length; Colt butt plate; fwo & cond. C.1901 #59020 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 78 $400 – 500
79 ENGRAVED COLT PUMP ACTION MEDIUM FRAME RIFLE: 44 Cal; 12 shot; 26″ barrel; p to f bore with wear & pitting; std sights; top of barrel stamped 44 Cal & indistinct info relating to Colt & ELLIOT’S PATENT MAY 29 1883, etc; heavy surface wear & rust marks on barrel & action; scroll engraving to both sides of receiver; g stock; f. forend with worn chequering; steel butt plate; poor to f wo & cond. C.1891 #56987 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 79 $1200 – 1400
80 WINCHESTER MOD.20 S/B SHOTGUN; 410 Cal; 26″ barrel; 2.5″ chamber; single hammer; g to vg bore; front bead sight; 70% finish to barrel, 20% finish to action with minor marking; tight on action; g. stock & forend with minor wear; hard butt plate; gwo & cond. C.1923 # 9249 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 80 $300 – 400
81 BRNO ZKW 465 B/A SPORTING RIFLE; 22 x 36 Hornet Cal; 5 shot mag; 22″ barrel; poor to f. bore; hooded foresight, flip-up rear sights, 100, 150, 200 mtrs, plus TASCO 1.75 – 5 X 20 WA scope; fixed mounts; lhs action stamped ZKW 465 & ZBRJOVKA BRNO NARODNI PODNIK; worn barrel & action finish; g stock with worn chequering; with sling & hard butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1949 #13598 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 81 $600 – 800
82 BRNO MOD.2 B/A SPORTING RIFLE; 22 Cal; 5 shot mag; 24″ barrel; bore f to g bore; foresight, no rear sight, plus TASCO 4 X 40 scope; G & P Accessories GP 2000 night laser sight attached to scope; 80% finish to barrel & action; g stock with minor wear; hard butt plate; with sling; gwo & cond. #91322 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 82 $600 – 800
83 BRNO MOD. 2 B/A SPORTING RIFLE; 22 Cal; 10 shot mag; 24″ barrel; f to g bore; hooded foresight, no rear sight, plus SPORTLAND 4 X 40 scope; 80% finish to barrel & action with minor marking; f to g stock with minor wear; swivels; hard butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1983 # 336367 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 83 500 – 600
84 BERETTA MOD.1949 B/A SPORTING RIFLE; 22 Cal; 5 shot mag; 19.5″ barrel; f worn bore; foresight, no rear sight; with ASTRON 6x40 scope; 50% finish to barrel & action with minor marking; f to g stock with minor wear; with swivels & hard butt plate; f to gwo & cond. C.1949# 3414 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 84 $400 – 500
85 SAKO L461 VIXEN B/A SPORTING RIFLE; 222 Cal; 5 shot mag; 23.5″ barrel; g to vg bore; Redfield 2–7 scope; fixed mounts; lhs action stamped L461 No. 96778; barrel & action vg to exc cond, as is stock; sharp chequering, pistol grip & cheek-piece; hard Sako butt plate; vg to exc wo & cond. # 96778 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 85 $700 – 900
86 SAKO A111 FINNBEAR B/A SPORTING RIFLE; 7mm Mag Cal; 5 shot; 24.5″ barrel; bore g to vg; Kahles 3-9 scope; fixed mounts; barrel & action vg to exc cond; stock vg to exc; sharp chequering, pistol grip & cheek-piece; Sako recoil pad; vg to exc wo & cond. # 554836 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 86 $1000 – 1400
87 KRIEGHOFF DRILLING SPORTING GUN: 16G x 7x65R; 25″ barrels; vg bores; 2.75″ chambers for 16G; split ejectors; Nitro proofed; blade front sight, fixed rear sight; machine cut top rib & marked MEYER. HERFORD I.W.; fitted with a HENSOLDT Diavari-1.5-6x scope; top lever open with top push forward manual safety, push lever on top to switch from shotgun to rifle; cocking indicators; nickel plated action with heavy hunting scene engraving; sharp profiles & markings; blacked finish to barrels with a few scratches & marks; vg stock & forend with shallow but g. chequering, cheek piece & capped chequered pistol grip horn butt plate; swivels fitted; gwo & cond. #66078 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 87 $2500 – 3500
88 JAPANESE KABUTO WARI (HELMET SPLITTER) – EDO PERIOD: 16¼” Katana shaped blade with even grey finish to blade with small area of pitting to one side; decorative brass mounted hilt with scalloped central pattern & plain brass pommel; red lacquered saya with gold decoration; brass mounts with floral engraving; g cond. N/L Catalogue A50 Item 88 $1200 – 1500
89 JAPANESE TANTO – EDO PERIOD: 15″ single unsigned fullered blade with light staining & rub marks; shaped copper habaki; oval brass tsuba; gold washed & decorated with floral tributes; gold washed copper pommel; same, bound with purple cotton binding with bird menuki; vg urushi lacquered scabbard with gold-washed kozuka with dragon decoration; g. cond L/R Catalogue A50 Item 89 $800 – 1500
90 OTTOMAN SHASQA: 17¼” slightly curved, fullered blade with sharpening marks; bird head shaped decorative pommel & hilt of chased brass; orig blk leather covered wood scabbard with ensuite chased brass fittings; f to g cond. 19th C. L/R Catalogue A50 Item 90 $400 – 800
91 JAPANESE NAVAL OFFICER’S KATANA: 27″ vg signed blade by Ishihara Yoshisada, with clear hamon line; standard naval tsuba & fittings; same grip bound with cotton binding; gold-washed floral menuki; complete with black lacquered wooden saya & silk sword bag; well presented; overall g. cond. C.1942 Comes with letter of provenance from Australian officer detailing discovery. 1942 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 91 $1500 – 2000
91a JAPANESE TACHI SWORD: 63.7cm unsigned blade, 19.2cm tang length; o/a length mounted 92.0cm, with loss of temper & poor polish, made about 1500, mounting of itomaki no tachi style (thread-bound scabbard & handle), complete with all fittings, minor damage to scabbard lacquer of red/orange/gold nashiji (finely scattered pieces) bearing the mitsu tomoe (3-commas) crest in high relief gold lacquer, obitori (hangers) complete with “big knot”, tsuba (guard) is strictly the wrong style for this mounting, but complements the mounting as it carries the go san kiri mon (5-3 petal paulownia crest) also on other fittings. Itomaki no tachi mountings have been made for centuries & are still made today; habaki (blade collar) missing, some seppa (washers either side of guard) missing with an incorrect replacement, some disturbance of the handle binding over the menuki (ornaments) indicating a possible replacement. Itomaki no tachi mountings are v. hard to find in any condition; o/a vg cond. With a less important blade this sword was possibly completed for display as a faithful copy of an old style & possibly completed as recently as the 1960s. Accordingly, the Tachi scabbard, handle & fittings are of more importance than the blade. Catalogue A50 Item 91a $1500 – 2000
91b JAPANESE ARROW QUIVER: 39” o/a; blacked paper mache body with gold leaf ornaments; bamboo top & bottom sections; vg cond. Period unknown. Catalogue A50 Item 91b $400 – 600
92 IVORY WALKING STICK SWORD: vg 16″ stiletto type blade; ivory body separated into sections by 9 rings, each section with scrimshawed varied scene of Japanese girl sitting in garden; brass ferrule to handle & body tip; o/a vg cond. 19th C. L/R Catalogue A50 Item 92 $1200 – 1800
93 WALKING STICK SWORD: 13½” blade in vg cond; wooden handle with broad brass band, lightly engraved J.F.G; wooden body with 3 broad brass bands, wire binding repair where section has come unglued; f to g cond. L/R Catalogue A50 Item 93 $500 – 700
94 ENGLISHMAN’S WALKING STICK SWORD: 26″ rapier type diamond section tapered blade; lacquered cane body with brass ferrule & tip; L-shape ivory handle, end cap absent; firm handle to body fit; overall f to g cond. 19th C L/R Catalogue A50 Item 94 $700 – 900
94a HIGH GRADE, 2 PIECE EBONY & CARVED IVORY HANDLED CLEANING ROD: 33¼” o/a; super cond Catalogue A50 Item 94a $300 – 400
95 BRITISH 1897 PATT INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: 32½” straight blade with clear acanthus leaves, ROYAL CYPHER ERII; ricasso marked GIEVES; acanthus leaves & British Coat of Arms to obverse side; pierced sheet steel guard with ROYAL CYPHER & ERII; black fish skin grips, brass wire bound; complete with brown leather scabbard; exc cond. L/R Catalogue A50 Item 95 $500 – 700
96 BRITISH 1827 PATT RIFLE REGT OFFICER’S SWORD: g. 32½” straight single fullered blade etched with acanthus leaves, VR ROYAL CYPHER by HOBSON & SONS LONDON, obverse side acanthus leaves with 3 banners inscribed CIVIL. SERVICE. RIFLE. VOLTS.; plated hilt inset with strung bugle & ROYAL CYPHER, thinning in some areas; g. fish skin grips bound with silver wire; complete with vg leather field scabbard missing mouth piece; o/w vg cond. L/R Catalogue A50 Item 96 $600 – 800
97 BRASS MOUNTED SCOTTISH DIRK: broad 12″ single edged blade with central fullers & light staining; carved wooden hilt with thistle decoration; central swelling with coarse chequered grip; brass ferrule & domed pommel; complete with correct brass mounted leather scabbard & companion knife & fork with strap work to handles & brass mounts. A plain dirk of good quality & in good condition.N/L Catalogue A50 Item 97 $1400 – 1600
98 SCOTTISH STEEL BASKET HILT SWORD: 29¾” dbl edged blade, with even light staining, unfullered & marked JS (John Simpson Glasgow); replaced loose wooden grip; g hilt with grey finish incl red lining & trims; n/s; f to g cond. C. 1720 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 98 $2000 – 2500
99 BRITISH 1897 PATT INFANTRY OFFICER’S SWORD: 32½” straight blade with v. light stain blemishes, with clear acanthus leaves, ROYAL CYPHER GRVI; ricasso marked FLIGHTS Ltd LONDON; obverse side acanthus leaves & British Coat of Arms; replated pierced sheet steel guard with ROYAL CYPHER & GRVI; black fish skin grips, copper wire bound; complete with brown leather scabbard with minor scuffs; o/a vg cond. C.1940 L/R Catalogue A50 Item 99 $500 – 650
100 BRITISH 1897 PATT ROYAL MARINE’S OFFICER’S SWORD: 32½” straight blade, deeply embossed with acanthus leaves, British Coat of Arms, ROYAL CYPHER ERII & S.H. FORBES 16-10-63; ricasso marked with WILKINSON SWORD LTD; obverse side acanthus leaves & THE ROYAL MARINES; pierced sheet steel guard with ROYAL CYPHER & ERII; blk fish skin grips, silver wire bound; complete with steel scabbard; exc cond. L/R Catalogue A50 Item 100 $800 – 1000