Antiques - Misc.

95 Items
New Item #17258

Antique Rapier Sword Pierced Cup Hilt

  • Price: $2,995.00
  • Description: This 45 inch sword features unstopped single fullers about 3 inches long on the 38 inch blade. The fullers retain remnants of writing and maker's marks. The cup hilt is chiseled iron with shell and ...
Item #30591

Scottish Basket-Hilt Broadsword (ca. 1650 – 1700)

  • Price: $2,995.00
  • Description: This is a well balanced sword that has a typical early Scottish basket-hilt, more open in design and lightly constructed than later examples. The sword measures 36 3/4” overall with a 31 1/4” str...
Item #21407

Peters DuPont Salesman's Sample Shotshell / Cartridge Display

  • Price: $2,795.00
  • Description: The quad-fold faux leather case is lined in a dark blue velvet with gold lettered "PETERS/DUPONT" label on the inside of the cover. The main section contains three rows of 48 polished dummy cartridge...
Item #17261

18th Century Walloon Style Horseman Sword

  • Price: $2,795.00
  • Description: This is a long horseman's sword built in the style favored by the Low Countries during the mid-18th century. It measures 43 1/8” overall with a 36 1/2” straight, double-edged blade having very sh...
Item #15619

Ancient Chinese Jade Spear Point

  • Price: $2,495.00
  • Description: A Chinese carved jade votive spear point of the Western Zhou period (c. 10th - 7th century BC). The handle of hollow form and pierced throughout with various decorative motifs, as well as surface eng...
Item #29041

Japanese Mumei Katana

  • Price: $1,995.00
  • Description: This is a slightly longer than usual sword that measures 42 3/4” overall with a 31” blade measured to the tarnished white metal habaki. The blade has an overall mottled gray patina with simple, s...
Item #31619

Wilkinson Early Three-Banner Tom Beasley Commando Knife

  • Price: $1,695.00
  • Description: This is one of 500 Commando Knives made just after World War II by Wilkinson for showroom and window display, and measures 11 1/2” overall, with a 6 5/8” straight, double-edged blade having large ...
Item #13711

Spanish Knife Dated 1798

  • Price: $1,495.00
  • Description: 11" blade overall. 15 1/2" Spanish dirk from the 18th century. See item #275 of "Deans Daggers Pieces from the Catalog of European Daggers The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - Daggers from 1300...
Item #15753

Antique European Crossbow with Goat's Foot Cocking Lever

  • Price: $1,495.00
  • Description: European crossbow has a 24 1/8" steel bow and measures 32" long from the front loop to back of the Schuetzen buttplate. No front or rear sights. The front ring is threaded and bears against the bow t...
New Item #23624

Colt Root Model 1855 Pocket Revolver Original Case

  • Price: $1,495.00
  • Description: This is an original walnut case with four compartment interior that has a maroon velvet-lined interior, brass hinges, and a square brass lock face. The exterior wood has a fine piano varnish finish w...
Item #31997

European Bone-Handled Dirk with Naval Motif

  • Price: $1,195.00
  • Description: This is an attractive little knife that measures 8 1/2” overall with a 4 1/2” straight, double-edged blade with high central ridges and full-length etched panels. The etched panels have about 90%...
Item #31998

European Bone-Handled Dirk

  • Price: $995.00
  • Description: This is a handsome little knife that measures 8 1/2” overall with a 4 5/8” straight, double-edged blade with high central ridges and full-length etched panels. The etched panels have about 90-92%...
Item #35589

Chinese Han Dynasty Bronze Spearpoint

  • Price: $995.00
  • Description: This spearpoint measures 6 15/16” overall, with a 4 3/4” angular, leaf-shaped blade, elongated towards the point. The blade has raised central ridges on either side, and beaded elements that are ...
Item #17189

James Cannon Patent Model From the Frank Sellers Collection

  • Price: $895.00
  • Description: This black painted wood patent model is 11 7/8" long with a 1" bore. This model was part of the famous Frank Sellers auction and was item #2033 in the Rock Island Auction Co. sale. In the catalogue, ...
Item #29040

Interesting Chinese Souvenir Katana

  • Price: $895.00
  • Description: This is an unusual sword that measures 40” overall with a 27 3/4” blade measured to the tarnished brass habaki. The blade has an attractive patterned steel blade with hori-mono on the reverse, an...
Item #31002

French Cavalry Cuirassier Breastplate (Second Empire)

  • Price: $895.00
  • Description: This is an 1859 dated, Chatellerault-made breastplate, essentially identical to those used during the Napoleonic Wars, issued to officers and men of the Cuirassiers. This example, manufactured during...
Item #33591

Colt Model 1855 Sporting Rifle Pantograph Rear Sight

  • Price: $895.00
  • Description: This is a very rare original Colt rear sight for the Model 1855 Revolving Rifle. It has a large locking screw at the rear which, when loosened, allows the operator to slide the screw forward causing ...
Item #23296

1936 German Olympic Decoration for German SS - XI Olympiad Co

  • Price: $795.00
  • Description: This is a striking item which has a lightly corroded 1936 Olympia Erinnerungsmedaille suspended from a red, white, and black War Merit medal ribbon and permanently mounted on a faded velvet backing wi...
Item #31632

U.S. Model 1904 Hospital Corpsman's Knife Excellent Condition

  • Price: $795.00
  • Description: This is a handsome knife that measures 17 1/4” overall with an 11 7/8” curved, single-edged blade with rounded tip. The blade has 98-99% of the original armory bright polish with only some very m...
Item #33984

American Bowie Knife

  • Price: $795.00
  • Description: This is a great looking knife that measures 12 3/4” with an 8 1/8” yataghan-style blade having a shallow clip-point with 3 1/8” false edge. The steel has an overall dull gray patina with old sh...
Item #9599

Gold Escutcheon with Diamonds

  • Price: $595.00
  • Description: This escutcheon was removed from an old and very badly broken but high grade shotgun.. We had it checked at the time and if memory is correct the gold is 18K and the 10 stones are mine cut diamonds. ...
Item #21736

Double Compartment Pistol Flask with Oak Leaf cir. 1860s

  • Price: $595.00
  • Description: This flask is pictured on page 53 of Riling's flask book with cased pistols and on page 314 as #560. Described as a "double compartment flask decorated with oak leaves and stems divided by a belt lik...
Item #22504

Silver Portuguese Cigarette Case by Topazio

  • Price: $595.00
  • Description: This is an exquisitely wrought hinged case that does not have a solid surface; instead the walls are artfully composed entirely of intricately coiled silver wire filigree with a cloisonn' badge on the...
Item #24178

R.C.A.F. Harvard Aircraft Control Column Grip

  • Price: $595.00
  • Description: This is an original example of the distinctive hoop-shaped grip used on British aircraft during World War II and comes complete with the brass gun firing button with rotating safety bezel. The handle...
Item #34051

Colt Dragoon Liquor Flask by James Dixon & Sons

  • Price: $595.00
  • Description: This is a splendid, silver-plated metal whisky flask made in the shape of a Colt powder flask. The front has the familiar cannon and flag panoply motif in high relief, a cork-lined cap in place of th...
Item #35460

Antique Cartridge Box Belonging to Montreal Police Chief

  • Price: $595.00
  • Description: This is a high quality, leather covered, sporting cartridge box that has an interior matrix of 16 metal tubes in a 2 x 8 configuration. The tubes are .85” in diameter, 4 1/2” long, and divided in...
Item #22174

Battle of Waterloo Print

  • Price: $550.00
  • Description: This is a large chromolithographic print measuring 31 1/2" across x 25" high by Kurz & Allison of Chicago which depicts a corner of the infantry square protecting the Duke of Wellington during the cha...
Item #31436

Hollifield Target Rod Set for the Model 1903 Rifle

  • Price: $545.00
  • Description: This is a nice “Dotter” set which consists of: two brass barrel tubes with knurled ends (24 3/8” and 21” in length), two books of simulated 200 and 300 yard targets (50 each), aim fixing targe...
Item #14053

Canadian Military Crupper

  • Price: $495.00
  • Description: A Canadian military horse Crupper 33" overall. This is a Victorian era piece built by a well known saddlery shop in Quebec city, Fisher Blovin and so marked. The piece is also mounted with a 4" Vict...
Item #25638

Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre Medal Set (Knight Rank)

  • Price: $495.00
  • Description: This is a complete set which consists of the large medal, miniature medal, and two rosette studs. The large medal has a black silk suspension ribbon with die-struck stand of arms and gilt, enameled Cr...
Item #14164

Royal Navy Pattern 195A Brass Ship's Compass

  • Price: $475.00
  • Description: This all brass compass measures 8 1/8" across the face and 10" to the outside ring. The stand is of wood, 6 1/4" high that appears to be of walnut and maple 12 3/4" diameter with a nicely turned edge...
Item #13592

WWI Patriotic Banner & Photo

  • Price: $445.00
  • Description: A silk backed and hand sewn stand of Allied flags, crown, photo pouch and olive branch. This was a piece as purchased by a Canadian or British Soldier in Gibraltar and sent home as a present. The so...
Item #29096

World War I Era Group Photo of the 101st Engineer (26th Inf)

  • Price: $395.00
  • Description: This is a fantastic, large photo of the gathered officers, men, and regimental band of the 101st Engineer Regiment posed along a cleared hillside at Camp Devens, MA in 1919 following the battalion's r...
Item #35665

WW1 German Field Gun Periscope Sight

  • Price: $395.00
  • Description: Serial #6598. This is a 9 3/4” high periscope sight with a 10 degree field-of-view, converging lines reticle and slightly cloudy, but still serviceable optics. The exterior has about 10-15% of the...
New Item #35475

South African Pattern 1961 Combination Web Pouch and Frog

  • Price: $395.00
  • Description: This is an interesting piece of equipment that is comprised of a tapered canvas web pouch with metal D-rings and belt hooks, that also has an integrated frog for the Model L1A1 SLR (FN/FAL). The pouc...
New Item #36015

US Model 1880 Intrenching Tool

  • Price: $395.00
  • Description: This is a trowel-type tool, very similar in design to the Model 1880 Hunting Knife. The flat blade measures 8” long, with a width of 3 1/2”, and a rounded tip. The steel has a bright, original p...
Item #26048

Unusual Souvenir Ethnographic Weapons Display 1960s-70s

  • Price: $350.00
  • Description: This is a very nice grouping of tribal weapons (Southeast Asian in origin) consisting of: a two-piece “falfeg”-type fighting spear, simple axe with trapezoidal iron head, interesting combination b...
Item #15428

Colonial Period Hewing Axe

  • Price: $345.00
  • Description: An early Colonial era hewing axe. This piece is quite unique as it is still mounted with an original handle from the period of use. The handle appears to be hickory, 22" long and is offset approxima...
Item #15027

Matching Pair of Late 19th Century Draft Horse Back Pieces.

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: These leather back pieces, sometimes referred to as "saddles" since they rests on the horse's back, were designed for use with a team of horse draft horses (at least two). They were made for and u...
Item #15112

Pair of Ship's Copper Lamps

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: Both lamps measure 17" to top of the bale handle and are 7" in diameter. The lenses are plain glass. A porcelain light base is mounted in the top of the 1st lamp with the remains of the original oi...
Item #15127

Pair of Perkins Electrified Marine Lamps.

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This pair of marine lamps stands 12" high by 9 3/4" wide. Construction is of galvanized sheet metal, cast iron and brass. The interiors have a porcelain socket for a standard electric bulb that is a...
Item #15771

Relic Chinese Crossbow Lock 200-100 BC.

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: A small late Chinese Warring Period (c. 200-100 BC) bronze crossbow lock. Of typical form, this lock is similar to those illustrated in Yang Hong, "Weapons in Ancient China" (1992: New York, Science ...
Item #16918

WW1 Canadian Wagon Lantern

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: A C broad arrow marked Kerosene Lantern. The markings are on the bottom and on the interior lens cover. A well made piece with locking brackets on both sides. This lantern appears to have been buil...
Item #22772

Panoramic Photo of Q.M.C. Truck Co. 325 USA

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This 50 inch by 8 inch panoramic photo shows thirty three trucks lined up with soldiers. A tool filled repair truck is shown in center, most trucks appar to be renault or Ford manufacture. Right bot...
Item #34444

Damascus Hunting Knife by F. Normen

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This is a handsome knife that measures 7 5/8” overall, with a 3 3/4” clip-point blade with decorative scallops along the back edge and along the back of the full-length tang. The damascus has a v...
Item #34504

Imperial German Fire Fighter Helmet

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This is a pickelhaube-style helmet with the characteristic German fireman's comb-like crest in place of the spike attachment. The front has a simple shield-shaped wappen plate with Gothic “D”, an...
Item #34505

WW2 German Beaded M1935 Civil Helmet

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This is the M1935 style helmet with beaded crown and no decals. The helmet retains about 80-85% of the original dark blue-black paint along with scattered surface scuffs and minor blemishes. The int...
New Item #36016

US Model 1873 Bayonet with Prairie Scabbard

  • Price: $295.00
  • Description: This bayonet measures 21” overall with an 18” straight, angular blade having twin hollow ground back flutes and a single wide fuller along the interior face with clear “US” stamp on the ricass...
Item #29088

WW2 German Luftwaffe EM Belt with Flak Unit Marking

  • Price: $265.00
  • Description: This is the standard 1 3/4” wide dark brown leather waist belt with aluminum Luftwaffe belt buckle (maker stamped “R. S. & S.” on the reverse). The tab on the buckle is maker and date stamped ...
Item #15910

Collection of 17 Danish Aviation Plates

  • Price: $250.00
  • Description: A collection of 17 Danish Aviation collector plates. These were built by Bing & Grondahl in the 1980's. This group of material consists of 12 7" plates of military and civilian aircraft including Do...
Item #23434

Cased Pair of 19th Century Spectacles

  • Price: $250.00
  • Description: This is an original pair of wire frame spectacles with octagonal lenses and springy, telescopic temple arms with hollow tear-drop finials. The lenses are in fair-good condition; slightly cloudy with ...
Item #26052

Vintage Balinese Cockfighting Spurs Kotek and Taji

  • Price: $245.00
  • Description: This dark fruitwood case holds six Taji or cockfighting spurs. These have an unusual feather shape and long handles, unique in design, that is only seen in Bali, Indonesia. Kotek (case) is carved in ...
Item #31647

Antique LePage Pocket Holster

  • Price: $245.00
  • Description: This is a little-used example of a LePage patent holster for .32 caliber pocket revolvers (S&W, H&R, etc.) and is made of vulcanized black rubber coating on a sewn canvas body. The holster has the im...
Item #16203

Brass Antique Ship's Port Hole

  • Price: $225.00
  • Description: 7" opening. The only markings are a CW trade mark and a large # 7 . This piece has the original glass, never polished with a very attractive semi rounded frame with 2 locking bolts. An excellent decor...
Item #11986

Collection of 15 Shooting Medals 1939-1965

  • Price: $195.00
  • Description: A collection of 15 shooting medals from the NRA, Vermont and Connecticut. Dates run from 1939 to 1965 for pistol and rifle shooting. Attractive and collectible...
Item #14289

Silk Presentation Map U.S. Ordnance Depot

  • Price: $195.00
  • Description: A unique piece of U.S. militaria. This silk piece is 36 X 23 inches and is a hand drawn outline of the U.S. Tokyo ordnance depots in the early 1950's. This piece was a parting gift as presented to a...
Item #19074

Korean War Era Cigarette Case

  • Price: $195.00
  • Description: A less common cigarette case from the early 1950's. This case is 6 1/2 by 3 1/4. A very well made Japanese case. The body is steel,and shows the regimental badge of the Royal 22 Canadian Regiment in...
Item #28940

World War II Halifax Police Mk. II Brodie Helmet

  • Price: $195.00
  • Description: This is a standard military “Tommy” helmet (marked “G.S.W./D.P.&H.”: General Steel Wares – Department of Pensions & Health) but has been painted police blue with a white “HPD” stencil on...
Item #15033

Farrier's Tool Box and Tools c.1885 to 1900

  • Price: $175.00
  • Description: Classic pattern farrier's box with the lower section for shoeing tools and an upper tray for nails and small implements. The tools include two patterns of shoeing hammers for driving in the nails on...
Item #16703

A Shell and Bush Flask by Hawksly

  • Price: $175.00
  • Description: This shell and bush flask measures 7 1/2" overall and has 4 rings for a carry thong. The design is very similar to Riling # 388 on page 284, except with no design on the neck. The charger is graduat...
Item #15038

Early Hames Dating to the Civil War Period or Earlier

  • Price: $150.00
  • Description: The hames was the part of the harness used on a draft horse going around the horse's lower neck. It was worn over a padded collar and connected to the body harness and designed to help relieve the p...
Item #15047

Saddler’s Knee Clamp (Vise)

  • Price: $150.00
  • Description: This clamp/vise was used by a saddler or other individual to hold a bridle or harness straps while repairing them. It is made of maple and dates to between 1850 and 1880. The vise is in very nice co...
Item #34445

British Powder Flask

  • Price: $145.00
  • Description: This is a nice metal flask by James Barlowe & Co. of Birmingham. The flask has an overall dark brown enamel finish that has worn to the underlying dark brown metal where it has chipped and scratched ...
Item #15965

Lot of 2 Antique Axe Heads

  • Price: $125.00
  • Description: The 1st piece has a blade that measures 6 1/8" wide X 9 1/2" high. No maker's marks are in evidence. A nice forged iron head showing its obvious age. The 2nd piece is 4 3/8" wide and 5 1/8" in lengt...
Item #15041

Early Branding Iron

  • Price: $125.00
  • Description: This is a very early hand-forged branding iron, probably dating to between 1770 and 1850. These early blacksmith made items are difficult to date with certainty, but the cartouche marks shown in the ...
Item #15028

Very Rare Seat portion of a pre-Civil War English Saddle

  • Price: $125.00
  • Description: his saddle seat is a rare relic dating from between 1770 and 1850. It was found about 15 years ago hanging in a barn in Maine. It is in poor condition and missing the skirts and stirrups. However b...
Item #22175

Lord Roberts Print

  • Price: $125.00
  • Description: This is a chromolithographic newspaper supplement measuring 17" across x 21" high depicting a portrait of Field Marshal Lord Roberts of Kandahar, at the time commander-in-chief in South Africa during ...
Item #35496

Bedouin Shibriya Dagger Knife

  • Price: $125.00
  • Description: This dagger is typical of the type used by Bedouin nomads in Jordan/Israel/Palestine, and measures 9 7/8” overall with a 5 1/4” straight, asymmetric, double-edge blade with shallow center spine. T...
Item #15034

A Pair of Interesting Home-Made Bog-Shoes

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: These unusual horse shoe attachments were designed to prevent a horse from sinking deeply into mud or a bog, much as a snowshoe does in snow. They are well-made and sturdy with the leather straps r...
Item #15035

C.D. Bearce Whiffletree 1880s-90s

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: A very nice whiffletree retaining some of its original blue paint. A whiffletree is part of a draft horse's tack being the crossbar to which the harness traces are attached, and which in turn is atta...
Item #15039

Hames Set Dating From the 1870 to 1890 Period

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: The hames was the part of the harness used on a draft horse going around the horse's lower neck. It was worn over a padded collar and connected to the body harness and designed to help relieve the pu...
Item #15040

Nice Hames Set Dating to About 1900 Period

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: The hames was the part of the harness used on a draft horse going around the horse's lower neck. It was worn over a padded collar and connected to the body harness and designed to help relieve the pu...
Item #15256

British Blacksmith Hinges Broad Arrow Marked

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: An uncommon pair of broad arrow marked hinges. These are blacksmith forged and built, approx 20" long. One is marked with a broad arrow and 2 indistinguishable marks. The second piece is a broad ar...
Item #24351

Civil War Shell Fragments

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: Eight pieces of shells including a nose part with fuze hole from a parrot shell, a piece of a large round shell with fuze hole and six other pieces of assorted shells. These are dug battlefield relic...
Item #24352

Civil War Shell Fragments

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: Eight pieces of shells including the lead band from a Hotchkiss showing rifling marks, a couple pieces showing fuse holes and five other pieces of assorted shells. These are dug Battlefield relics th...
Item #29059

World War 2 USAF Aircraft Pressure Guage

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: This is a World War II era cockpit instrument, ref. no. 2415-36A-A4, manufactured by the Pioneer Instrument division of Bendix Aviation Corp. The gauge itself has a single pointer that indicates posi...
Item #29058

U.S.N. Aircraft Radio Direction Indicator by Bendix

  • Price: $95.00
  • Description: This is a USN “BuShips” marked gauge, ref. no. 10070-1A-A1, manufactured by the Eclipse-Pioneer Instrument division of Bendix Aviation Corp. The gauge has an adjustable direction indicator with p...
Item #15115

A Small Hanging or Masthead Lamp

  • Price: $85.00
  • Description: This lamp measures 10" high with the base 4 1/2 " in diameter. The clear lens is corrugated. Sheet brass or copper construction with black paint. No wick unit. Two side guards are missing. Comple...
Item #15036

Unmarked Draft Horse Whiffletree

  • Price: $85.00
  • Description: An exceptionally nice whiffletree retaining most of its original yellow paint. A whiffletree is part of a draft horse's tack being the crossbar to which the harness traces are attached, and which in ...
Item #20679

Peerless Handcuff Police Leg Irons 15 1/2" Chain

  • Price: $85.00
  • Description: This is a set of nickel steel irons, serial #97191, with a 15 1/2" chain and has minor scattered handling marks and small surface scratches along the exterior metal surfaces and contact points. The s...
Item #15037

Unmarked Draft Horse Whiffletree

  • Price: $75.00
  • Description: A nice whiffletree with traces of original paint and a nice patina. A whiffletree is part of a draft horse's tack being the crossbar to which the harness traces are attached, and which in turn is a...
Item #18299

Pre-War Marlin Razor Blades

  • Price: $75.00
  • Description: A dark blue red and white box of "Magnetized Marlin Double Edge Blades In The New Safti-Quik Wrap"; c. 1930's. This is the twelve blade box with a 25 cent price on the label (Sorry for the mark-up, g...
Item #22869

Nord Deutscher Lloyd Fork

  • Price: $75.00
  • Description: This silver fork is maker marked "Wilkens Bremen" on back with seal of Nord Deutcher Lloyd Bremen on face. The North German Shipping Co has a long history starting in 1858 with the ship "Bremen" and ...
Item #23068

Relic Ax Head

  • Price: $75.00
  • Description: This old ax head shows scale and splits from oxidation and is dented at the rear of shaft eye. This appears quite old with layers visible in the iron and may have salt water damage. This will make a...
Item #29112

Large Indian Wars Era Photograph of a Standing U.S. Officer

  • Price: $75.00
  • Description: This is a large photo with matte that measures 20 1/4” x 23 1/2” depicting a staff grade officer, standing in full dress uniform looking off to the viewer's right. He wears a double-breasted froc...
Item #26079

Vintage Selso Map Measure

  • Price: $50.00
  • Description: this German Opisometer works with 1 to 62500, 1 to 31680 and 1 to 2400 scale on one side with inch to mile and centimeter to kilometer scale opposite. Tool is in excellent condition with directions ...
Item #15044

Pair of safes for Whitman pattern saddle

  • Price: $45.00
  • Description: These maker marked safes were made around 1890 by Mehlback Saddlery Co., New York, NY for the Whitman pattern saddle. Safes rested against the horse’s side and protected it from excessive rubbing w...
Item #25914

State of New Hampshire Fish + Game Laws 1947-48

  • Price: $40.00
  • Description: This 101 page booklet lists laws, season, wardens, game and encourages sportsmanship and respect for landowners. This book is similar to the currently issued law books except prices for licenses are c...
Item #ACP-14

Trade Guns of the Hudson's Bay Company 1670 - 1970

  • Price: $34.95 Sale
  • Description: Trade guns manufactured for the HBC from 1670 when the Company was established until well into the 19th century, were specially designed for the Indian trade. Many of their early characteristics . ful...
Item #ACP-06

The Queen Anne Pistol, 1660 - 1780. John Burgoyne

  • Price: $29.95 Sale
  • Description: This book fills a gap in the arms literature by tracing the development of the design and decoration of a very English type of pistol popularly known as the Queen Anne. Developed in the middle of the...