Catalogue A47, Oct 2016: Items No 101 - 199

U.S. N.R.A. grading of conditions apply.
LR = Licence required in the State of Victoria.
ALL ESTIMATES ARE IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS.

101

BRITISH 1856 PATT BUGLER'S SWORD MKI: 22" double edged blade by ROBERT MOLE with lt staining & pitting at the point; std cast iron open hilt with VR to both sides; complete with leather scabbard with plated steel mount, 20% intact; f to g cond. L/R

 

$300

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400

102

FRENCH MODEL 1831 INFANTRY SWORD: 19½" broad, double edged blade with a grey finish; ricasso  marked TALABOT FS 1832 PARIS; proof to obverse side B within a circle; brass cross piece stamped N; std brass hilt & ribbed grip; n/s; g. cond. L/R

 

$300

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450

103

U.S. MODEL 1833 FOOT SERGEANT'S SIDE ARM: g. 19¼" broad Gladius style double edged blade with light staining; g. brass hilt with Eagle pommel & fish scale grips; complete with brass mounted black leather scabbard; g. cond. L/R

 

$400

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500

104

BRITISH 1879/1901 NAVY MIDSHIPMAN'S DIRK: 17.5" blade by WILKINSON etched with fouled anchor, GR VI ROYAL CYPHER & acanthus leaf decoration; gilt brass hilt with Lion's head pommel, cross piece with acorn finials; fouled anchor & ROYAL CYPHER to cross guard; white fish skin grips bound with woven brass wire; complete with correct sword knot & brass mounted leather scabbard; exc cond. C.1940. N/L

 

$800

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1000

105

GERMAN THIRD REICH MODEL 1935 LUFTWAFFE DAGGER: vg 12" double edged blade; ricasso marked with Knight's head & W K C; std cast hilt with nice finish, thinning in some areas; Swastika to pommel & cross piece; wear to blue Morocco grip & silver wire wrap; complete with fair scabbard & suspension chains; o/a g. cond. L/R

 

$800

-

1000

106

GERMAN THIRD REICH MODEL 1935 ARMY OFFICER'S DAGGER: g. 10" dbl edged blade with no visible maker & plating lifting in central flat to both sides; std aluminium hilt with Swastika & Eagle to cross pc; oak leaves to pommel; vg orange celluloid grips; complete with correct scabbard, suspension straps & buckles; g. cond. L/R

 

$700

-

900

107

GERMAN THIRD REICH MODEL 1937 LUFTWAFFE OFFICER'S DAGGER: g. 10" double edged blade with very light staining & no visible maker; std cast aluminium hilt with Swastika & eagle cross piece; Swastika & Oak leaf pommel; orange celluloid grips bound with wire; complete with correct steel scabbard & suspension straps, one broken; o/a g. cond. L/R

 

$600

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800

108

GERMAN THIRD REICH MODEL 1938 NAVAL DAGGER: g. 10" double edged blade with twin fullers & no visible maker; std brass hilt with fouled anchor to cross piece & Eagle & Swastika pommel; white celluloid grips bound with brass wire; complete with correct brass scabbard & mounts & silver cord knot; g. cond. L/R

 

$700

-

900

109

GERMAN THIRD REICH MODEL 1933 SS DAGGER: g. 8.75" double edged blade with the motto MEINE EHRE HEIFT TREVE; ricasso stamped R2 within a circle 941/39SS; nickel plated hilt with SW to cross guard; black wooden grips with the SS emblem & Swastika & Eagle emblem; steel scabbard with black enamel finish & nickel plate fittings; complete with short leather loop; g. cond. L/R

 

$1200

-

1600

110

GERMAN THIRD REICH HITLER YOUTH KNIFE: g. 5.5" single edged blade with very light staining; ricasso marked RZ M7/42 1940; steel nickel plated hilt with small areas on the pommel lifting; exc black chequered plastic grips inset with the HJ diamond Swastika; with black painted steel scabbard &leather belt loop; g. cond. N/L

 

$350

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450

111

AUSTRALIAN MKI MACHETTE BAYONET: g. 11.2" blade with sharpened edge; 70% original blue finish with minor scabbard rub marks; á to ricasso; vg hilt & grips; 4780 to pommel; complete with correct scabbard; vg cond.

 

$1000

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1400

112

SCARCE AUSTRALIAN MKII MACHETTE BAYONET: vg 11.2" blade with 85% original blue finish & light scabbard rub marks; á to ricasso; s/n 4231 to rhs of pommel; vg hilt & composition brown finger groove grips; complete with MKI canvass scabbard; vg+ cond.

 

$1800

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2300

113

BRITISH 1879 PATT ARTILLERY SAWBACK BAYONET: 25½" blade with dark staining, single fullers & saw back; á over WD VR & ROYAL CYPHER to ricasso; f to g knurled black leather grips with even wear; complete with matching numbered scabbard; f to g cond.

 

$350

-

450

114

LANCASTER MODEL 1855 SWORD BAYONET: 24" blade with pipe back, spear point, grey finish with light staining; Knight's head & inspection marks to the ricasso; brass hilt marked G528 with bruising; g. knurled black leather grip; complete with scabbard; f to g cond.

 

$250

-

300

115

BRITISH PATT 1853 2ND MODEL ARTILLERY YATAGHAN SWORD BAYONET: g. 22¾" blade; g. hilt stamped 24; vg knurled black leather grips; complete with steel mounted leather scabbard; o/a g. cond.

 

$250

-

300

116

LOT X 2 BAYONETS: AUSTRALIAN PATT 1907: g. blade, hilt & grips, w/s.  P14 BY REMINGTON: g. blade, hilt & grips; w/s; both g. cond.

 

$200

-

300

117

LOT 2 BAYONETS: U.S. FOR THE GARAND: dated 1942; g. blade, hilt & grips; w/s. U.S. MI: dated 1918; g. blade, hilt & grips; w/s. both g. cond.

 

$200

-

300

118

LOT 2 FRENCH GRAS BAYONETS: g. blade, hilt & grips; dated 1876; w/s.  F to g blade, hilt & grips; dated 1881; w/s.

 

$200

-

300

119

LOT X 2 FRENCH SWORD BAYONETS: M.1842/59; g. blade, brass ribbed grips; w/s.  M.1866 CHASSEPOT: faint blade with dark staining; f to g hilt; g. brass ribbed grips; w/s.

 

$200

-

300

120

GERMAN THIRD REICH NAVY OFFICER'S DAGGER: 10" double edged blade with light staining; ricasso with F.W. HOLLER SOLINGEN trade mark; g. aluminium hilt with Swastika & Eagle to cross guard; oak leaves to pommel; vg orange celluloid grips & aluminium knot; with correct scabbard & suspension straps; g. cond. L/R

 

$700

-

900

121

GERMAN THIRD REICH RIFLE ASSOCIATION DAGGER: g. 12.75" single edged blade etched with foliage, hunting scenes, deer & Rifle Assoc motif; brass hilt; clam shell guard with flighted Eagle motif; acorn finial cross guard; white ribbed celluloid grips with crossed rifles & acorn motif; complete with correct black leather scabbard with plated mounts & leather frog; all complete; vg cond. N/L

 

$900

-

1200

122

 IMPERIAL GERMAN HUNTING ASSOCIATION SINGLE EDGED KNIFE of large proportions: vg 12" plated blade with a sharpened edge; steel clam shell guard with Imperial Kaiser crown & the initial M; steel cross piece & pommel; g. stag horn grips; complete with leather scabbard with steel mounts & frog with part missing o/w vg cond. N/L

 

$500

-

700

123

GERMAN THIRD REICH SENIOR FORESTER'S CUTLASS: vg 11.75" single edged blade etched with hunting scenes to both sides; gilt shell guard with resting stag; gilt finish hilt with D guard & hoof finial; white celluloid grips with 3 acorn motifs to each side; all complete with brass mounted leather scabbard; vg cond. C.1938. N/L

 

$950

-

1100

124

GERMAN THIRD REICH KRIEGSMARINE OFFICER'S DAGGER: vg 12" double edged blade, etched with Naval motifs & floral designs; ricasso marked F.W. HOLLER SOLINGEN; std Naval hilt with fouled anchor to cross guard & Swastika & Eagle pommel; vg white celluloid grips bound with woven brass wire; complete with vg correct scabbard with minor dents; all complete; g. cond. L/R

 

$1100

-

1200

125

GERMAN THIRD REICH PERIOD HUNTING ASSOCIATION DAGGER: g. 15½" single edged blade etched with foliage & trophies & flags showing slight wear; brass shell guard cross piece with hoof finials; stag horn grips with brass acorn motifs; brass pommel with fluted top; n/s; g. cond. N/L

 

$450

-

600

126

GERMAN THIRD REICH 2ND PATT MOD.1937 LUFTWAFFE OFFICER'S DAGGER: 10" double edged blade with light staining, wear to SOLINGEN maker & blade; std aluminium hilt with flighted Eagle & Swastika to cross guard; Swastika & oak leaves to pommel; g. white celluloid grips with small chip to the pommel; replaced wire binding; complete with correct scabbard; f to g cond. L/R

 

$750

-

850

127

GERMAN THIRD REICH SS DAGGER: vg 8.75" double edged blade with clear SS motto & RZM control numbers to obverse side; std plated hilt with 25% losses; g. blackwood grips with SS emblem, National Eagle & Swastika; complete with correct scabbard; g. cond. L/R

 

$1500

-

1700

128

SCARCE U.S. P.1941 JOHNSON S/A RIFLE SPIKE BAYONET: 7.5" triangle section blade; all metal construction with #2998 to muzzle ring & A2956 to rifle fitting; black overall finish; complete with correct leather scabbard showing wear; g. cond.

 

$850

-

950

129

SCARCE AUSTRALIAN GREG STEEL PATTERN COMMANDO FIGHTING KNIFE: 6.75" double edged blade with pyramid point & square shank ricasso; chrome plated finish lifting on the edges; ribbed alloy grips; complete with correct leather scabbard marked DáD G. BROWN 1943; missing grip strap o/w g. cond. L/R

 

$1200

-

1500

130

U.S. O.S.S. FIGHTING KNIFE: exc 6½" double edged blade with black finish & point broken off, a common problem with the stiletto type fighting knives; vg chequered copper hilt with domed top; complete with correct pancake steel belt frog with Australian DáD markings & leather scabbard with olive drab coloured fittings; g cond. A few of these knives were sent to Australia for Australian Special Forces, hence the Australian Dept Defence markings. L/R

 

$900

-

1200

131

INDIAN SAPPERS & MINERS SWORD BAYONET: f to g 22½" straight blade with single fullers; ricasso marked 8 over 458; 4¼" socket with E.I. catch & sighting notch; faint English maker to back edge; g cond.

 

$300

-

400

132

BRITISH PATT 1855 LANCASTER SAPPERS & MINERS SWORD BAYONET: g. 23.75" blade with spear point, light staining & by R & W ASTON; inspection stamps to ricasso; std brass hilt marked B724; g. knurled leather grips; n/s; g. cond.

 

$200

-

250

133

BRITISH PATTERN 1889/1900 NAVAL CUTLASS: 27¼" straight blade with single fullers; inspection stamps, á over EFD to ricasso & light staining; std bowl guard marked with N. EFD á; black painted finish to knurled leather grips & inside of bowl guard; n/s f to g cond. L/R

 

$400

-

600

134

BRITISH PORTUGUESE ISSUE BRASS HILTED BAKER SWORD BAYONET: 22.75" single edged blade with a grey finish; Portuguese ROYAL CYPHER to ricasso; std 2nd Pattern brass hilt with ribbed grip & D shaped guard with many scratches & bruises; n/s; f to g cond.

 

$400

-

500

135

BRITISH 1879 PATT MARTINI HENRY SAWBACK SWORD BAYONET: 25.5" blade with light staining; W.D. stamps to ricasso; std hilt with D shaped guard with light & dark staining; g. knurled leather grips; f to g cond.

 

$250

-

300

136

BRITISH 1855 PATT LANCASTER SAPPERS & MINERS SWORD BAYONET: 24" blade with light staining & sharpened edge; Knight's head stamp & inspection marks to ricasso; vg standard brass hilt & knurled leather grips; complete with g. brass mounted black leather scabbard; g. cond.

 

$300

-

400

137

BRITISH BRUNSWICK 1ST PATTERN BRASS HILTED SWORD BAYONET: 21.75" double edged blade with light & small areas of dark staining; ENFIELD 1848 VR ROYAL CYPHER to ricasso; std brass hilt with ribbed grip; pommel inscribed 4 over 19; g. cond.

 

$500

-

650

138

BRITISH 1879 PATT MARTINI HENRY ARTILLERY SAWBACK SWORD BAYONET: 25.5" blade with grey finish; faint VR ROYAL CYPHER to ricasso & issue date of 1894; std hilt with D shaped guard with a grey finish & minor bruising; f to g knurled leather grips; complete with correct scabbard; o/a g. cond.

 

$600

-

700

139

LOT X 2 1907 PATT BAYONETS: LITHGOW: f. blade; faint date; light grey finish; f to g grips; complete with double stitched scabbard & web frog.  ENFIELD: g. blade; silver grey finish; 1915 issue date; f to g grips; with scabbard & leather frog; f to g cond.

 

$200

-

300

140

LOT 2 FRENCH BAYONETS: M.1874 GRAS: g. blade with faint inscription to back of blade; g. hilt & grips; with matching scabbard.  M.1886 LEBEL: with down swept quillion & round button catch; g. blade; all metal hilt & fittings; complete with scabbard & frog; both g. cond.

 

$300

-

400

141

LOT X 2 FRENCH BAYONETS: M.1892 MANNLICHER BERTHIER with shortened quillion; g. blade with v. light staining; g. grips & hilt; w/s.  M.1866 CHASSEPOT: f to g blade with light staining; dated 1872 to back of blade; std hilt with ribbed brass grips; complete with correct steel scabbard; both g. cond.

 

$350

-

450

142

LOT X 2 GERMAN SEITENGEWEHR BAYONETS: M.1898: f to g blade with quill back with areas of fine pitting; std hilt with fine pitting; g. reeded wooden grips with correct scabbard.  M.1871: f. blade with moderate pitting & staining; std hilt with brass grips, ribbed to one side; n/s; both f to g cond.

 

$300

-

400

143

LOT X 3 BAYONETS: INDIAN ISSUE SHORTENED PATT 1887 SWORD BAYONET: g. blade by WILKINSON; std hilt with worn smooth leather grips; with brass mounted leather scabbard.  BRITISH 1903 PATT: f to g re-finished blade; g. std hilt & wooden grips with 1888 scabbard.  BRITISH NO.7 KNIFE BAYONET: g. blade with light staining; g. std hilt & grips; w/s; all f to g cond.

 

$300

-

350

144

BRITISH 1879 PATT MARTINI HENRY ARTILLERY CARBINE SWORD BAYONET: vg blade with single fullers & saw back to back edge; VR, ROYAL CYPHER & issue date of 1884 to ricasso; g. std hilt with D guard & knurled leather grips; complete with correct scabbard with black painted finish to mounts; vg cond.

 

$600

-

700

145

BRITISH 1855 PATTERN LANCASTER SAPPERS & MINERS SWORD BAYONET: g. blade with spear point; Knight's head & inspection marks to ricasso; g. std brass hilt & vg knurled leather grips; complete with correct brass mounted scabbard; g. cond.

 

$300

-

350

146

LOT X 2 BRITISH BAYONETS: NO.4 MKI: with cruciform blade & correct scabbard. NO.4 MKIII SPIKE BAYONET: with correct plastic scabbard & integral frog; both vg cond.

 

$250

-

300

147

LOT X 2 BRITISH BAYONETS: PATT 1876 SOCKET BAYONET: g. blade, scabbard & white buff frog.  PATT 1860 YATAGHAN: for rifle, bar on barrel; g. blade with no visible markings; g. std steel hilt & vg knurled leather grips; with steel mounted leather scabbard; both g. cond.

 

$350

-

400

148

LOT X 2 GERMAN BAYONETS: GERMAN WWI conversion from a cut down Belgium M.1882 Comblain; 15.5" blade by SIMPSON & CO SUHL.  SEITENGEWEHR M.1898/05 with trimmed muzzle ring; g. blade by FRINSER & ROSSMARR BERLIN; vg grips & hilt with steel scabbard missing frog button; both g. cond.

 

$350

-

400

149

COLT 1860 ARMY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 44 Cal; 6 shot rebated cylinder; 203mm (8") rnd barrel; std sights & NEW YORK address; COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; brass t/guard & iron back strap; slight wear to profiles & address; no visible cylinder scene or markings; blue/grey finish to all metal with fine bruising to rhs of barrel at the wedge; polished finish to t/guard; g. walnut grips with faint cartouche; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. Comes with modern case with mould, flask & capper. C.1864. #123333 L/R

 

$1400

-

1800

150

SOUTH AUSTRALIA POLICE ISSUE S&W NEW MODEL NO.3 REVOLVER: 44 Russian; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 178mm (7") barrel; g. bore; std sights & barrel address; g. profiles & clear markings; retaining only 15% original nickel finish, the balance a silver grey finish; vg original S&W hard rubber grips; gwo & cond.  Complete with matching stock, correct leather holster, leather pouch for the shoulder stock, display case & book entitled Service Arms of the South Australian Police.  A very desirable piece for the Colonial era collector.  #12877 matching L/R

 

$6500

-

7500

151

COLT MODEL 1917 C/F SERVICE REVOLVER: 45 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 140mm (5½") rnd barrel; vg bore; std sights & barrel address; UNITED STATES PROPERTY stamped under the barrel & Rampant Colt trade mark to lhs of frame; US ARMY MODEL 1917 marked on grip frame; vg profiles & markings; blue/grey finish to all metal with sml areas of light surface rust; vg original wooden grips with lanyard loop; gwo & cond.   #189492 L/R

 

$500

-

700

152

SCARCE SOUTH AUSTRALIA POLICE WHITNEY NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 190mm (7½") oct barrel; std sights & barrel address; brass t/guard & iron back strap; rhs of frame marked with a crown over S.A. & 101; vg profiles & markings; soft grey patina to all metal; g. original walnut grips with U.S. Inspector's cartouche to lhs; gwo & cond.  As recorded, Whitney revolvers were more than likely C.W. surplus arms. #15460 L/R

 

$3000

-

4500

153

SCARCE SOUTH AUSTRALIA POLICE LONDON COLT 1851 NAVY PERCUSSION REVOLVER: 36 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 190mm (7½") oct barrel; std sights & LONDON markings to top barrel flat; WáD markings to lhs of barrel lug; rhs marked with a crown over S.A. 11. COLTS PATENT to lhs of frame; iron t/guard & back strap; wear to profiles & cylinder; grey finish to all metal with lt bruising to barrel & cylinder; considerable wear to grips;  matching except wedge, backstrap s/n v. faint;  gwo & f. cond. Ex British W.D. surplus, as recorded. #4339 L/R

 

$2000

-

3000

154

BRITISH LONG SEA SERVICE FLINTLOCK PISTOL: 57 Cal; 12" barrel with proofs to the breech; borderline engraved lock marked TOWER GR, ROYAL CYPHER; fitted with a re-inforced cock & integral pan; mellow brass regulation furniture; g. profiles & clear markings; grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; g. orig stock fitted with belt hook; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1800. N/L

 

$3000

-

3600

155

ENGLISH FLINTLOCK FULL STOCKED HOLSTER PISTOL: 70 Cal; (11¼") swamped barrel with ornate scrolls to the breech, unusual brass banana shaped lock plate with faint foliate engraving marked I.AUSTIN, fitted with a swan necked cock & integral brass pan; foliate engraved t/guard & brass eared butt cap; slight wear to profiles; soft grey patina to barrel, cock & fittings; mellow patina to lock & furniture; g. stock with carved forend, minor fine aged crack & ornate skeleton side plate; all complete; gwo & cond. C.1690. N/L

 

$3000

-

4000

156

BRITISH GRII FLINTLOCK DRAGOON PISTOL: 60 Cal; 12" barrel with faint proofs to the breech; rounded lock marked TOWER GR, ROYAL CYPHER; fitted with a swan necked cock & integral pan; mellow brass regulation furniture; wear to profiles; grey finish to barrel with moderate pitting at the breech; areas of fine pitting to lock & cock; f to g stock with aged crack to rhs at the top of the lock & damage to lhs of butt; all complete; gwo & f. cond. A scarce British flintlock, down in condition. C.1740 N/L

 

$2500

-

3000

157

BRITISH GRII LONG SEA SERVICE FLINTLOCK PISTOL: 57 Cal; 12" barrel; faint proof to the breech; early type flat lock plate by JORDAN dated 1759 GR, ROYAL CYPHER; semi-detached V shaped pan & fitted with a re-inforced cock; mellow brass regulation furniture; dark blue/grey finish to barrel; patchy grey to lock & fittings; slight wear to profiles; f to g stock fitted with belt hook inlet to the forend at the r.rod pipe; all complete; gwo & cond. Dated 1759. N/L

 

$2700

-

3500

158

VERY SCARCE FRENCH MODEL 1787 FLINTLOCK NAVAL PISTOL: 750 Cal; 9" barrel; plain lock faintly marked MRE IMPLE DE TULLE; fitted with a re-inforced cock & integral brass pan; mellow brass regulation furniture; g. profiles; wear to markings; blue/grey finish to barrel, lock & fittings; g. original stock with R.P.F. stamped to lhs REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE; replaced wooden rod; all complete gwo & vg cond. N/L

 

$2500

-

3500

159

PAIR OF ENGLISH QUEEN ANNE SILVER MOUNTED CANNON BARREL FLINTLOCK, BOXLOCK TRAVELLING PISTOLS: 22 bores; 4" 3 stage iron barrels struck with THE GUNMAKERS COMPANY LONDON proofs; slightly rounded box locks engraved with trophies & flags to both sides & marked R.EDGE WEDNESBURY & fitted with swan necked cocks; g. profiles & clear markings; pleasant silver grey finish to barrels, locks & fittings; iron t/guards; very bulbous butts inlaid with intact silver wire decoration & silver grotesque butt caps; all complete; gwo & vg cond. C.1742. N/L

 

$3800

-

4500

160

AMERICAN COSBORNE MEDIUM TO LARGE SIZED GAME PERCUSSION TRAP GUN: of heavy cast iron construction with a 1¼" bore; 3¾" barrel with a black painted finish & marked COSBORNE INVENTORIt would be secured to a tree or fence post by chain & large iron screw.  Found in Tasmania some years ago.  Possibly used to deter prisoners from escaping.  C.1840. From the Tasmania Penal Establishment. N/L

 

$500

-

700

161

NEW ZEALAND MAORI PATITI TOMAHAWK: A trade item from the settlers of the period; blade is marked THE DOMESTIC; 6¼" o/a with a 3¼" edge with a large chip to the point of the edge & showing considerable use; 14" shaft bound with dog hide strips; centre of shaft has a small amount of Maori carving.  An interesting item from the New Zealand Colonial period. Circa 1875. N/L

 

$950

-

1200

162

PRESENTATION SOUTH AUSTRALIA INSCRIBED PINFIRE DOUBLE RIFLE: 20 bore; 27½" round damascus barrels with silver dovetail front sight; rear sight with 2 flip up leaves marked 100 & 150-200; top rib engraved JOH SPRINGER VORM NOWOTNY IN WIEN STADT SEILERGAS SE N.3; g. bores with v. fine pitting in the lands; foliate engraved back action locks; dolphin hammers, frame, t/guard & barrel tang with peep sight; sharp profiles, clear address & engraving; re-browned barrels; silver grey finish to all engraved metal; vg walnut stock with chequered wrist & minor bruising; silver escutcheon inscribed FROM CAPTAIN LORD CHARLES SCOTT TO JOHN TODD 1879; all complete; vgwo & cond.  A quality, early Colonial rifle. #2639 N/L

 

$2600

-

3500

163

SILVER MOUNTED FULL STOCKED FLINTLOCK COACHING CARBINE by T.RICHARDS: 750 Cal; 20" 2 stage oct to rnd barrel; silver front sight; top barrel flat inlaid in gold T. RICHARDS LIVERPOOL; stepped lock fitted with a bolted safety & inscribed T.RICHARDS; fitted with a semi-rainproof pan & swan necked cock; ornate cast silver t/guard with helmeted lady finial & with a likeness of a seated  woman to bow of guard; silver side plate engraved with trophies & flags, along with butt plate tang; butt marked with Irish registration marks of D-N4326 (DOWN); vg profiles, clear address, markings & engraving; vg original hand rail stock inlaid with silver wire decoration to the wrist; ornate escutcheon to the wrist bears the crest of the Baird family; all complete; gwo & exc cond. The carbine was formerly the property of Lt. Col. F.E. Nagle O.B.E. C.1780. N/L

 

$3700

-

4500

164

GERMAN CRANK OPERATED FULL STOCKED SPRING-AIR GUN: 28 Cal; 22" oct barrel; dovetail front sight & large fixed rear sight; g. smooth bore with lt pitting in the breech; engraved frame inscribed G. NOACK BERLIN; foliate engraved brass t/guard with curved extension; vg profiles; clear address & engraving; blue/grey finish to barrel; steel grey to frame, tang & fittings; vg stock with brass butt plate & cheek piece; vg forend with horn nose cap; all complete; wo & vg cond. Circa Pre 1900 N/L

 

$600

-

700

165

ENGLISH BALL RESERVOIR MUZZLE LOADING AIR RIFLE: 40 Cal; 33¾" oct to rnd barrel; f. bore with multi-groove rifling; silver front sight, fixed notched back sight with Medusa mask base; G. WALLIS inlaid in gold to the breech; stepped lock plate inscribed G. WALLIS; fitted with a large activating hammer & external spring 5" ball reservoir; iron t/guard with set trigger; g. profiles & clear markings; soft grey finish to barrel, lock, fittings & furniture; g. half stock with hand rail butt & horn forend cap; large ornate vacant wrist escutcheon with carved shell pattern to the tang; silver skeleton side plate with floral panels; all complete; vg cond. C.1765. N/L

 

$3000

-

3500

166

ENGLISH S/B PERCUSSION HALF STOCKED HUNTING RIFLE: 70 Cal; 31" oct barrel; f. bore; brass dovetail front sight; one standing, one folding back sight; breech marked LONDON; foliate engraved back action lock; steel pineapple finial t/guard; moderate wear to profiles, address & engraving; grey finish to barrel, lock, fittings & furniture; g. stock with chequered wrist & minor bruising; all complete; gwo & f to g cond. Circa 1845. N/L

 

$600

-

800

167

CHARLES OSBORNE S/B PERCUSSION HALF STOCKED HUNTING RIFLE: 50 Cal; 29" heavy octagonal barrel; f to g bore; dovetail front sight; replaced ramp back sight; breech faintly marked CHAS OSBORNE & CO LONDON; foliate engraved lock, marked CHAS OSBORNE; pineapple finial, foliate engraved steel t/guard with extended spur; vg profiles & clear engraving; 90% re-blue to barrel; silver to lock, fittings & furniture; vg walnut stock with chequered wrist & forend with horn forend cap; all complete; gwo & vg cond. Circa 1860. N/L

 

$800

-

1200

168

 THOMAS TURNER PERCUSSION VOLUNTEER TARGET RIFLE: 451 Cal; 36" barrel; f to g bore; std sights; breech marked TURNER'S PATENT; plain borderline engraved lock marked ROYAL CYPHER & dated 1862; mellow brass regulation type furniture; vg profiles & clear markings; 80% original blue to barrel; soft grey finish to lock & fittings; g. stock with minor bruising, chequered wrist & forend; all complete; gwo & vg cond. N/L

 

$900

-

1200

169

N.S.W. ISSUE ALEXANDER HENRY FALLING BLOCK RIFLE: 450x577 Cal; 33" barrel; f to g bore with clear rifling; std sights & bayonet stud to front band; HENRY'S PATENT RIFLING marked to breech; rhs of action marked W.R.A. & A CO 1871; lhs has HENRY'S PATENT; g. profiles & clear markings; plum finish to barrel; soft grey to action, fittings & furniture; g. stock with moderate bruising & marked N.S.W. R.A.-11; complete with swivels & M.H. rod; forend slightly shortened, nose cap missing o/w gwo & cond. N/L

 

$800

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950

170

B.S.A. SPORTERS CLASSIC B/A SPORTING RIFLE: 222 Rem; 5 shot; 24" barrel fitted with a Weaver K6-1 scope; g. bore; 90% original blue finish remains; vg pistol grips stock; gwo & vg cond. #2R3567 L/R

 

$600

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800

171

TASMANIA ISSUE ENFIELD SMLE MKI B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 25.2" barrel; g. bore; standard sights, including long range & lobbing sights; receiver ring marked ROYAL CYPHER, ER & dated 1905 SHT LE 1; vg profiles & clear markings; blue/grey finish to all metal; g. original stock with butt marked 7/05 & CMF over T, brass disc marked 7.05 over 240; all complete; gwo & cond. #7645F matching L/R

 

$900

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1200

172

BRITISH LEE-METFORD MK1* B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 8 shot mag; 30.2" barrel; f. bore; std sights including lobbing & long range; receiver ring marked with ROYAL CYPHER VR ENFIELD 1890 I*; screwed dust cover & mag cut off; breech marked 3CR the C being overstruck between & over the 3 & R; g. profiles & clear markings; thinning original blue finish to all metal; g. stock with minor bruising; all complete; gwo & cond.  #9112 bolt not matching  L/R

 

$1500

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2000

173

L.S.A. LEE-SPEED PAT MLE RIFLE: 303 Cal; 10 shot mag; 30.2" barrel; std sights; poor bore; LEE-SPEED PATENTS to breech; receiver ring marked L.S.A. & CO Ld; grey finish to all metal; wear to profiles; clear markings; f to g stock with replaced forend at the band; gwo & f. cond. #10866-854 Bolt not matching L/R

 

$500

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600

174

SOUTH AUSTRALIA ISSUE W.W.GREENER MARTINI CADET RIFLE: 310 Cal; 25.2" barrel; std sights; g. bore; C. OF A to rhs of receiver; W.W.GREENER MAKER BIRMINGHAM to lhs; g. profiles & markings; blue/grey finish to all metal; g. stock with S.A. issue stamps to butt; all complete; gwo & cond. #1168 L/R

 

$250

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400

175

MAUSER MOD 1871 JAEGER B/A SERVICE RIFLE: 11x60R; 29½" barrel; std sights with back sight missing ladder; DANZIG & Imperial Crown to the breech; MOD 71 to receiver; g. profiles & clear markings; light brown patina to all metal; g. stock with repair & fine aged crack to the wrist; all complete except rod; gwo & cond. Dated 1884. #1918 with matching bolt N/L

 

$550

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700

176

FRENCH MAS M.1949 S/A SERVICE RIFLE: 7.5 Cal; 10 shot detachable mag; 22.8" barrel; g. bore; std sights; lhs of receiver marked MAS Mle 1949 CAL 7.5 F39479; g. profiles & clear markings; blue/grey finish to all metal; g. stock with minor bruising; all complete; gwo & cond. #F39479 L/R

 

$500

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700

177

WINCHESTER MODEL 1886 FULL MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 40-82 W.C.F.; 8 shot mag; 26" oct barrel; f. bore with clear rifling & fine pitting in the lands; std sights, barrel address & Cal markings; vg profiles with slight wear to address; light brown finish to barrel; soft grey to mag, action, lever & butt plate; 95% blue to loading gate; g. stock with minor bruising & old staining; gwo & vg cond. Circa 1891. #62240 N/L

 

$4000

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4500

178

WINCHESTER MOD.1886 FULL MAG L/A SPORTING RIFLE: 40-65 WCF; 8 shot mag; 26" rnd barrel; g. bore; std sights, barrel address & Cal markings; g. profiles, clear address & markings; blue/plum finish to barrel & mag, faint case colours to receiver, 90% to loading gate, grey to lever & butt plate; nickel finish to forend cap; vg stock & forend; gwo & vg cond. Circa 1894. #85514 N/L

 

$4500

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5000

179

CHARLES OSBORNE UNDER LEVER S/B BREECH LOADING FOWLING GUN: 8 bore; 31" barrel; f. bore with pitting at the chamber; breech marked MADE FOR CRAWCOUR & DAVIDSON BY CHAS OSBORNE BIRMINGHAM; borderline engraved lock marked CRAWCOUR & DAVIDSON; g. profiles; clear address & markings; soft brown patina to all metal; f to g stock with chequered pistol grip & forend showing use with minor bruises & scratches; gwo & cond. Circa 1880. N/L

 

$1200

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1500

180

COLT LIGHTNING MEDIUM FRAME PUMP ACTION BABY CARBINE: 44 Cal; 11 shot mag; 20" barrel; f to g bore; std sights, barrel address & markings; LONDON proofs; vg profiles; clear address & markings; thinning blue finish to barrel; blue/plum to mag tube, 50% to action, the balance plum; f to g butt stock with minor bruising, scratches & fine aged crack to lhs of wrist; vg chequered front grip; all complete; gwo & vg cond. #57892 L/R

 

$1800

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2200

181

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN ISSUE 3 BAND ENFIELD PERCUSSION RIFLE: 577 Cal; 39" barrel with FRENCH proofs to the breech; f to g bore, would grade up; std sights; lock marked VR ROYAL CYPHER 1856; mellow brass regulation furniture; g. profiles & clear markings; plum finish to barrel & fittings; soft grey to lock; butt plate tang marked G3; g. stock with minor bruising & scratches; all complete with swivels, matching rod, correct type socket bayonet, scabbard & buff frog; gwo & cond. N/L

 

$1400

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1600

182

AU. LOCLE S/B PERCUSSION TARGET RIFLE: 11mm; 33" heavy oct barrel; p. bore; globe front sight; adjustable peep sight at the tang with key; top barrel flat marked ACIER FONDU; lock marked E.J. FANNET AU LOCLE; steel extended t/guard with set trigger; large Schuetzen style butt plate of traditional form; g. profiles & clear markings; grey finish to barrel, lock fittings & furniture; g. stock with minor bruises & scratches; forend fitted with silver palm rest; all complete; repair to lhs of forend & muzzle cover o/w gwo & cond. Circa 1865 N/L

 

$1800

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2200

183

 L. HOLLIS & SONS S/B PERCUSSION FOWLER: 12G; 30" oct to rnd damascus barrel; f. to g bore; silver bead front sight; top flat marked I. HOLLIS & SONS LONDON; foliate engraved back action lock; g. profiles; clear address & engraving; plum finish to barrel; silver grey to lock, fittings & furniture; g. stock with chequered wrist & forend & minor bruising; all complete; gwo & cond. Circa 1860. N/L

 

$500

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700

184

SCOTTISH DRESS SWORD OF THE 21ST FUSILEERS: g. straight 32½” dbl edged blade etched with thistles, foliage, flaming bomb motifs & inscribed 21st FUSILEERS to both sides; short fullers inscribed DOGDIN & CO NO.3 BURLINGTON GARDENS BOND ST LONDON; gilt cross guard engraved with thistles & flaming bomb motif; grip bound in silver wire with a thistle shaped pommel; hilt retains 85% gilt finish; silver wire all intact; n/s; vg cond.  Circa 1890. L/R

 

$600

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800

185

GERMAN WEIMAR PERIOD NAVAL OFFICER'S SWORD: g. 30½" slightly curved blade with pipe back, spear point & v. minor straining; cast brass hilt with folding inner & outer guards; decorated with fouled anchor motif & foliage; Lion's head pommel & back piece; vg ivory grips bound with woven brass wire; all complete with vg black leather scabbard with brass mounts; vg cond.  Circa 1925. L/R

 

$500

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700

186

INDIAN HORSE HEAD TULWAH: f to g curved 27" blade with light staining; nickel silver hilt with horse head pommel & rams head quillions; complete with blue velvet scabbard with woven copper piping; g. cond. Circa 1860.

 

$800

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1000

187

ENGLISH CUT STEEL SMALL SWORD: vg 30" diamond section blade etched with acanthus leaf decoration; ricasso marked F.P. SCHOLTE 7 SAVILE ROW W; faceted single shell guard; vg grip, pommel & nickel guard;  complete with original steel mounted black leather scabbard; vg cond.  Circa 1820. L/R

 

$600

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800

188

COURT SWORD: possibly French; vg 30½" single edged straight blade with conventional blue & gilt panel, thinning in some areas; ornate brass shell guard, knuckle bow, quillions & pommel; vg mother of pearl grips; complete with original brass mounted black leather scabbard; vg cond. Circa 1860. L/R

 

$500

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700

189

COURT SWORD: possibly French; g. 29½" narrow diamond section blade etched with conventional blue & gilt panel with 50% remaining; v. ornate brass guard, knuckle bow, quillions & pommel; vg mother of pearl grips; complete with original brass mounted cream leather scabbard; vg cond. Circa 1840. L/R

 

$500

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700

190

STIRRUP HILTED SWORD, GERMAN /BAVARIAN?: 33¾" slightly curved blade with single fullers & light staining; plain steel hilt with languets, straight quillion, knuckle guard & back piece; leather grips bound with woven silver wire; complete with original steel scabbard with 2 hanging rings; f to g cond. Circa 1870. L/R

 

$500

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600

191

SCOTTISH 1895 PATT HIGHLAND INFANTRY OFFICER'S BROAD SWORD: vg 32" plated blade with twin fullers & etched with acanthus leaves, thistles, VR, ROYAL CYPHER; THURKLE proof mark to the forte; nickel plated steel basket with red buckskin liner; complete with steel scabbard with ball chape; all complete; needs a clean o/w g. cond. L/R

 

$800

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1000

192

JAPANESE-MADE KNIFE: uncertain origin, 14.5cm blade, 27.5cm o/all; brass scabbard & handle decorated with traditional pressed metal motifs of Hannya (devil mask), chrysanthemum & cherry blossom, with the spear-like point on handle representing the omadaka (water plantain) leaf used in samurai family crests; the blade is in the shobu tsukuri (iris leaf) shape of some Japanese swords.The workmanship suggests a souvenir made post-1945. N/L

 

$400

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600

193

SCARCE CASED BRITISH 1822/45 PATT GENERAL OFFICER'S SWORD: g. 32½" blade with single fullers; etched with acanthus leaf decoration ROYAL CYPHER VR; brass disc to ricasso PROVED & the letter T; brass 1/2 guard inset with Victoria's ROYAL CYPHER & General Officer's cross sword & baton motif; g. fish skin grips with light fading & bound with woven copper wire.  Presented in its original velvet lined oak case, complete with correct sword knot, brass scabbard, spare steel scabbard & undress sword belt.  A great outfit for the sword collector. L/R

 

$2000

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2600

194

SUPERB NORTH INDIAN TULWAH: probably Udaipur; excellent curved 33" forged chevron blade, called "The tears of the Wounded" which has a narrow channel bored into the plane of the blade & then transverse ports were cut & small steel beads were inserted into the channel & sealed in; steel hilt of distinctive form, covered in heavy gold inlay in flowering vine motifs, 98% intact; complete with original faded green fabric over wood scabbard, showing wear; gold washed, pierced locket & chape. An exceptional mid-18th Circa piece. L/R

 

$4500

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6000

195

BEAUTIFUL NORTH INDIAN TULWAH: probably Udaipur; vg fine wootz curved blade; open hilt of traditional form, covered in gold inlay, 98% intact, with flowering vine motifs, complete with original & faded green fabric over wood scabbard, needs attention; pierced, gold washed chape; exc cond. A classic Tulwah of the period. Circa mid-18th C. L/R

 

$2000

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3000

196

NORTH INDIAN PESH QABZ: probably Udaipur; vg 11" fine wootz blade with light staining at the point; T shaped spine; the forte inlaid in gold & silver with floral patterns; steel hilt of traditional form inlaid with gold & silver floral patterns, 80% remaining; n/s; great condition. An exceptional mid-18th C. piece. N/L

 

$1600

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2000

197

FINE NORTH INDIAN GOLD WASHED HORSE HEAD, SINGLE EDGED KHANJAL: probably Udaipur; g. 9" wavered wootz blade with light staining; copper hilt overlaid in gold with flowering vine motifs, 98% intact; complete with original & faded maroon fabric over wood scabbard; gold washed, pierced locket & chape, chape missing a small section. A great piece. Mid-18th C. N/L

 

$1800

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2200

198

FINE NORTH INDIA JAMBIYA: probably Udaipur; g. 9" curved blade of traditional form & having a small central rib & chevron pattern; gold washed hilt over intricate foliate patterns; complete with faded maroon fabric over wood scabbard, in need of attention; gold washed, pierced locket & chape; g. cond. Circa mid-18th C. L/R

 

$1800

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2200

199

RARE PARROT HEAD GOLD WASHED KHANJAR: probably Udaipur; g. double edged wootz blade with twin fullers & having "The Tears of the Wounded", this required a narrow channel to be bored into the plane of the blade through which slightly narrow transverse ports were then cut; small steel beads were inserted into the channel & sealed; small amount of damage at the forte, slightly out of shape, n/s, o/w vg cond. A beautiful example. Circa mid-18th C. L/R

 

$2600

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3200