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FINE ANTIQUE ARMS & ARMOR SALE

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Auctions Imperial is pleased to announce our 2013 sale, to be held March 16 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Timonium, Maryland. Over 300 lots of choice antique arms and armor including armor, helmets, shields, swords, daggers, battleaxes, maces, halberds, matchlocks, flintlocks and percussion pieces will be offered. Our fine selection for 2013 includes broadswords, baskethilts, shamshirs, shashkas, palas, kindjals, khanjars, tulwars and spears, as well as chain mail and breastplates. This sale will also include important swords and daggers from the Greek War of Independence and the armor of the Khan of Crimea. Register now through ICOLLECTOR to bid online. THERE ARE MORE AND LARGER IMAGES OF EACH LOT SHOWN IN OUR ONLINE CATALOG AT OUR WEBSITE Questions? Call 323 851 2345
A RARE OTTOMAN HANCER DAGGER251A RARE OTTOMAN HANCER DAGGER
An earlier example than typically encountered, the mounts well-wrought in brass, the waisted grip with pronounced central ridge, the scabbard with sep
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 95.00) x 1 = 595.00
A FRENCH LANGUE DE BOEUF GLAIVE252A FRENCH LANGUE DE BOEUF GLAIVE
Of characteristic form with integral socket, the blade parallel-edged, developing into a triangular thrusting-tip.On its replaced wooden haft.Mid-16th
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 95.00) x 1 = 595.00
A SYRIAN KHANJAR DAGGER253A SYRIAN KHANJAR DAGGER
Typical of Ottoman provincial work, the gilded tombak mounts heavily filigreed on the obverse and set with turquoise and garnet stones or glass jewels
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 76.00) x 1 = 476.00
A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY BATTLEAXE254A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY BATTLEAXE
The double crescent-form heads etched with elaborate floral panels surrounding birds and a king in the central cartouche on each side, and heightened
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 95.00) x 1 = 595.00
A CAUCASIAN KINDJAL SHORTSWORD255A CAUCASIAN KINDJAL SHORTSWORD
With antler grip on the obverse and horn on the reverse, the massive blade with three central fullers to either side, and struck at the forte with a g
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (425.00 + 80.75) x 1 = 505.75
A MUGHAL BARUTDAN POWDERHORN256A MUGHAL BARUTDAN POWDERHORN
A fine example, the wooden body inlaid with flowers interspersed with brass nailhead borders. With carved cap and spout and gilded copper suspension r
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (1,300.00 + 247.00) x 1 = 1,547.00
A RARE CAUCASIAN BLUNDERBUSS257A RARE CAUCASIAN BLUNDERBUSS
Daghestan work, showing Ottoman formal influence. The hardwood stock with engraved iron buttplate and counterplate with saddle ring, the wrist with tw
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,400.00
Sold to floor for (2,800.00 + 532.00) x 1 = 3,332.00
A MUGHAL KARD DAGGER258A MUGHAL KARD DAGGER
The silver hilt with gilded bands, the pommel wrought as a fanciful and fully-modeled lionhead with ruby eyes and well-detailed mane; the grip deeply
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 228.00) x 1 = 1,428.00
A MORO PUNAL DAGGER259A MORO PUNAL DAGGER
A fine example made for a datu or chief. The grip carved of a single section of horn, the filigreed silver mounts heavy parcel-gilded. The handforged
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (275.00 + 52.25) x 1 = 327.25
A PERSIAN SAFAVID DYNASTY 'ALIM BATTLE STANDARD260A PERSIAN SAFAVID DYNASTY 'ALIM BATTLE STANDARD
Wrought entirely of bronze with deep patina, the faceted socket tapering continuously toward the droplet-form head, which is pierced with ALLAH and re
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (1,800.00 + 342.00) x 1 = 2,142.00
A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY SHAMSHIR SWORD261A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY SHAMSHIR SWORD
With octagonal grips covered in black shagreen leather, steel pommel and guard of characteristic form. The massive blade of considerable curvature, fo
Start Price : 700.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 1,600.00
Sold to floor for (4,500.00 + 855.00) x 1 = 5,355.00
A TIBETAN DAGGER262A TIBETAN DAGGER
Of engraved steel with circular guard and brass mounts with a rayskin panel at the midsection of the scabbard, likewise lightly carved with a dragon.
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 28.50) x 1 = 178.50
A FINE ALGERIAN FLYSSA SWORD263A FINE ALGERIAN FLYSSA SWORD
A lengthy example of classic form, the engraved brass hilt with steel ferrule and deeply-bellied, single-edged blade elaborately engraved and inlaid w
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 123.50) x 1 = 773.50
A DYAK PARANG IHLANG SWORD264A DYAK PARANG IHLANG SWORD
The staghorn hilt of characteristic form, elaborately carved with aso and tuba motifs, the grip covered in finely-woven rattan. The hardwood scabbard
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
A CENTRAL INDIAN KHANJAR DAGGER265A CENTRAL INDIAN KHANJAR DAGGER
The octagonal-section gray and cream agate grip terminating in a lotus bud pommel and fitting into the balustered steel ferrule, with arched oval guar
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 133.00) x 1 = 833.00
A RARE MORO PANABAS AXE266A RARE MORO PANABAS AXE
The heavy blade with fine profiling to the upper edge, showing its layered forging and distinctive chamfering, the wooden grip with expanded pommel an
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
A GREEK PALASKA CARTRIDGE BOX267A GREEK PALASKA CARTRIDGE BOX
Shield-shaped, all silver construction with finely-engraved and nielloed neoclassical motifs and stands of arms characteristic of Epiros work.The hing
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 95.00) x 1 = 595.00
A MUGHAL BARUTDAN POWDERHORN268A MUGHAL BARUTDAN POWDERHORN
The wooden body covered entirely in silver, embossed and engraved with vinework. The elephant stopper carved in the form of an elephant head. Latter 1
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (550.00 + 104.50) x 1 = 654.50
A MORO SPEAR269A MORO SPEAR
The handforged head of characteristic form with waved edges and central panel showing evidence of pattern-welding.Retained to its continuously-taperin
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 47.50) x 1 = 297.50
A CHINESE QING DYNASTY YAODAO SWORD270A CHINESE QING DYNASTY YAODAO SWORD
The single-edged blade straight with upswept tip, bifullered and back-edged. The hilt with brass pommel, ferrule and circular guard engraved overall,
Start Price : 175.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (725.00 + 137.75) x 1 = 862.75
AN OTTOMAN BICHAK DAGGER271AN OTTOMAN BICHAK DAGGER
The grip carved of a solid section of walrus with beaked pommel, the single-edged blade with upswept tip forged of actively-patterned black wootzdamas
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (1,300.00 + 247.00) x 1 = 1,547.00
AN OTTOMAN KUBUR PISTOL272AN OTTOMAN KUBUR PISTOL
Of typical form with well-carved walnut stock, the heavy brass mounts with scrolling and stands of arms, the flintlock mechanism and barrel engraved i
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 190.00) x 1 = 1,190.00
A CHINESE QING DYNASTY NIUWEIDAO SABER273A CHINESE QING DYNASTY NIUWEIDAO SABER
The characteristic hilt with horse's hoof pommel and round, flanged guard in steel, with intricately-wrapped leather over wood grip.The well-forged, b
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (525.00 + 99.75) x 1 = 624.75
A VICTORIAN MORNINGSTAR FLAIL274A VICTORIAN MORNINGSTAR FLAIL
With wooden haft and finely-forged, stepped socket with faceted baluster finial, connected by handwrought links to the rectangular steel head with pro
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (425.00 + 80.75) x 1 = 505.75
A WESSON 2-TRIGGER SPORTING RIFLE FOR PRESENTATION275A WESSON 2-TRIGGER SPORTING RIFLE FOR PRESENTATION
A rare 1st Model 3rd Type breechloading single shot rifle. The 44 calibre octagonal barrel originally blued, with manually-operated extractor on right
Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (4,800.00 + 912.00) x 1 = 5,712.00
A PERSIAN ZAND DYNASTY KHANJAR DAGGER276A PERSIAN ZAND DYNASTY KHANJAR DAGGER
With large walrus grip of characteristic form and broad, curved double-edged blade with central ridge, forged of wootzdamascus steel and inlaid at the
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 85.50) x 1 = 535.50
A SOUTH INDIAN NAYAR SWORD277A SOUTH INDIAN NAYAR SWORD
The iron and brass hilt with flat, scalloped guard and oval pommel with jingles, and long pierced and engraved reinforces at the fort. The angled blad
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 47.50) x 1 = 297.50
A RARE INDIAN BATTLEAXE278A RARE INDIAN BATTLEAXE
A form characteristic of the Bhil people of Central India. The large steel head forged with a convex bit, the socket with a narrow flange. On its hard
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
A PHILIPPINES KALINGA HEAD AXE279A PHILIPPINES KALINGA HEAD AXE
Bontok workmanship, the handforged steel head of typical form, with wooden haft and iron ferrule. Light wear. Early 20th century. Haft a working-life
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 20.90) x 1 = 130.90
A GERMAN WWII FIRE SERVICE HELMET280A GERMAN WWII FIRE SERVICE HELMET
Of steel with rolled rim and original black painted finish, aluminum comb. With dual decals and original leather liner and neckguard intact.Second qua
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (350.00 + 66.50) x 1 = 416.50
A BRITISH M1796 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER281A BRITISH M1796 LIGHT CAVALRY SABER
Of characteristic form with steel stirrup hilt and ribbed wooden grip, the broad, curved, single-edged blade with hatchet tip and central fuller.Retai
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
AN AFGHAN JEZAIL MUSKET282AN AFGHAN JEZAIL MUSKET
With characteristic flared butt, inlaid throughout with bands of profiled bone and horn. The massive British flintlock mechanism with Tower lion mark,
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 323.00) x 1 = 2,023.00
A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY MACE283A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY MACE
Of steel, wrought in the form of a devil's head with prominent horns, eyes, ears and nose, on its steel haft.Latter 19th century. Weapons such as thes
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 171.00) x 1 = 1,071.00
A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY BATTLEAXE284A PERSIAN QAJAR DYNASTY BATTLEAXE
The crescent-form head lavishly inlaid with floral and geometrical panels in silver on each side, as is the flared and profiled peen. The haft with el
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
AN AMERICAN MILITIA OFFICER'S SABER285AN AMERICAN MILITIA OFFICER'S SABER
With typical brass eaglehead pommel and five-ball guard with curled quillon finial, the bone grip with crosshatching. The curved, single-edged and ful
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 95.00) x 1 = 595.00
A BOSNIAN DAGGER286A BOSNIAN DAGGER
The green-stained horn grip with peaked pommel, elaborately profiled and inlaid with brass studs and rosettes, with broad, single-edged blade. In its
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (225.00 + 42.75) x 1 = 267.75
A PERSIAN DAGGER KHANJAR287A PERSIAN DAGGER KHANJAR
Forged entirely of steel, the grip and scabbard with etched motifs depicting Persian heroes amongst vinework.Fitted with an unusual triple blade, with
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 9.50) x 1 = 59.50
A CHINESE NIUWEIDAO288A CHINESE NIUWEIDAO
With brass mounts and cord wrap over wood grip. The broad, bifullered blade with expanded tip.In its lacquered wood scabbard with brass mounts.First h
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (525.00 + 99.75) x 1 = 624.75
A RARE MAASAI SPEAR289A RARE MAASAI SPEAR
With well-forged head of characteristic form, the long, parallel-edged blade with rounded tip and flared base with integral socket. The short wooden h
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (120.00 + 22.80) x 1 = 142.80
A MORO KRIS SWORD AND A MORO BARONG SHORTSWORD290A MORO KRIS SWORD AND A MORO BARONG SHORTSWORD
The kris with wooden kakatua pommel mounted with a profiled, silvered band, grip with woven rattan wrap, the straight blade with visible layering and
Start Price : 175.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
A BURMESE DHA SWORD291A BURMESE DHA SWORD
The silver-mounted hilt with bands of filigree and fine mesh grip, Single-edged blade very slightly curved with squared tip, forte struck with a maker
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (175.00 + 33.25) x 1 = 208.25
A SUMATRAN BADEK DAGGER292A SUMATRAN BADEK DAGGER
The horn grip with lobed pommel and silver band, the recurved, single-edged blade of layered construction.In its wooden scabbard with silver bands.Lat
Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 19.00) x 1 = 119.00
A BURMESE DHA DAGGER293A BURMESE DHA DAGGER
Mounted entirely in silver, the large pommel of faceted lotus-bud form. Grip and scabbard with bands of filigree, the woven shoulder cord partially in
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 23.75) x 1 = 148.75
A MANDINKA SWORD, DAGGER AND QUIVER WITH ARROWS294A MANDINKA SWORD, DAGGER AND QUIVER WITH ARROWS
The sword of characteristic Western Sudan form, the leather-covered grip with woven panel and stepped brass pommel, the long, straight, double-edged t
Start Price : 175.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 57.00) x 1 = 357.00
A MORO BARONG SHORTSWORD295A MORO BARONG SHORTSWORD
The crested grip carved of exotic hardwood with silvered ferrule and massive blade. In its wooden scabbard carved with okir motifs. Second quarter of
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 20.90) x 1 = 130.90
A SEPIK RIVER SPEAR296A SEPIK RIVER SPEAR
The long, finely-balanced hardwood haft carved overall with curvilinear motifs and tapering continuously to the butt. Mounted with a rare steel blade
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 17.10) x 1 = 107.10
A PERSIAN BIDENT SPEAR297A PERSIAN BIDENT SPEAR
With bifurcate blades, each with flamboyant edges and a central ridge, elaborately etched overall with Arabic inscriptions and animals at the forte. S
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 38.00) x 1 = 238.00
A MEXICAN ESPADA SWORD298A MEXICAN ESPADA SWORD
The hilt with brass eaglehead pommel and recurved guard, with snakeskin grip.The long, straight blade with expanded tip.In its tooled leather scabbard
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 23.75) x 1 = 148.75
A FINE PHILIPPINES BOLO SWORD299A FINE PHILIPPINES BOLO SWORD
Luzon work, the translucent horn hilt superbly carved with hexagonal grip terminating in an elaborate cuff, with the pommel a fully modeled and except
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (225.00 + 42.75) x 1 = 267.75
SIX HAFTED WEAPONS300SIX HAFTED WEAPONS
Comprising a handwrought military fork head, likely European. An Eastern European military scythe with maker's mark of a crown, the edge reworked with
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (575.00 + 109.25) x 1 = 684.25