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  • M 1860 medical Staff - presented to Dr. McCandliss 110th OVI
    M 1860 medical Staff - presented to Dr. McCandliss 110th OVI

    M 1860 Staff - presented to Dr. McCandliss 110th OVI. Higher grade than normally seen for this model. Standard brass guard with Eagle and flags on obverse guard and plain hinged counter guard.
    Grip is silver wire with twistd silver wire. Plain counter guard has presentation which reads:
    To / Dr. McCanless / Surgeon 110 O.V.I. / by Read More »
    Added: 11/10/15   Price: $2,900

  • Presentation Grade - Non Regulation Staff & Field
    Presentation Grade - Non Regulation Staff & Field

    Presentation Grade - Non Regulation Staff & Field. Very unusual hilt style. Brass guard is cast in foliate and a large US in the guard. Knuckle bow has two rubies on either side. Grip is fluted silver that tapers to the pommel cap. Pommel cap has two holes in the top. Blade is lightly gold washed. Obverse blade etch is W.H. Horstmann & Read More »
    Added: 10/12/15   Price: $5,300

  • Remington vest pocket
    Remington vest pocket "saw handle" derringer.

    Remington vest pocket "saw handle" derringer. Cannot find serial #'s on this pistol. Bright gun metal finish. Overall in very good, used condition. Action works fine and is a good example for a gambler, river boat or western display. Read More »
    Added: 10/12/15   Price: $575

  • M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber
    M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber

    M 1840 Cavalry Officer Saber. Rare saber with brass scabbard fittings and rare full length. Horstmann saber are ususallye encountered in the 31.5 inch version. Brass guard has distinct Horstmann casting and is in excellent condition with traces of gilt. Sharkskin grip and dragoon wire are excellent as well. Blade is not mint but is a 8.5-9 on a 10 scale. H Read More »
    Added: 09/03/15   Price: $3,650

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Featured Sword Maker - Ames Mfg Co.

The N.P. Ames Company opened its doors in 1791 at their factory at Chelmsford, Massachusetts. In 1832 Nathan P. Ames signed his first contract with the United States government for Foot Artillery swords. Thus began the tradition that exists to this day at America's oldest sword manufacturer.
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