U.S. Civil War Model 1860 Staff and Field Officers Sword
An original U.S. Civil War Model 1860 Staff and Field Officer’s Sword. Typical form with gilted brass hilt comprising an embossed eagle to the front shell guard and to the rear, a plethora of flags, martial trophies and victory wreath. The pommel is decorated with a US eagle and the knucklebow is adorned with floral motifs The grip is wire bound Rayskin.
The blade is not maker marked... read more
German Captured French Chassepot M1866 Bayonet
German Captured French Chassepot M1866
Unit marked with matching numbers
LEFT CROSSGUARD IS UNIT MARKED: 117. L. I. 4. 99 - 117 BATAILLON LANDSTURM INFANTRY REGIMENT VON HORN, TRIER, 3RD RHEINISCHE, 4 KOMPAGNIE, RIFLE RACK NUMBER 99.)
Black painted scabbard has matching Unit mark
117. L. I. 4. 99
These German captured bayonets are rare to find and dat... read more
Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) Swagger Stick
WW2 era Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) Swagger Stick, measures 25” read more
C.1796-1819 Board of Ordnance India Pattern Bayonet
C.1796-1819 Board of Ordnance India Pattern Bayonet.
There are some that consider these as an East India Company bayonet, certainly the maker is within timeline. The Board of Ordnance stamp is 19.
Socket length is 101mm. read more
c.1813-1815 India Pattern Brown Bess with Large Collar
c.1813-1815 ( Battle of Waterloo )India Pattern Brown Bess with Large Collar
Socket length 103mm identifies this pattern Brown Bess bayonet. Board of Ordnance stamp is visible. read more
Volunteer Aid Detatchment, Kent Territorial Force Titles
A rare complete set of Kent Territorial Force Volunteer Aid Detachment shoulder titles of WW1, nice to see the backing plates with these. The Territorial Force was set up in 1908 to augment British land forces. The Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) was a voluntary unit of civilians providing nursing care for military personnel in the United Kingdom and various other countries in the British Empire. read more
A.R.P. North East Grouping
A.R.P. North East Grouping. Town and County titles of Longbenton and Northumberland. The beret is in fantastic condition, no moth damage, it is dated 1942 (O) but I’m struggling to read most of the rest. The badges are dated 1938 (on the beret) and 1939 and the maker is J C the Initials are those of Sir John Herbert McCutcheon Craig, Deputy Master and Controller of the Royal Mint from 1938, the... read more