2 Day Guns & Military Relics Collections

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Two day auction with over 1000 lots featuring the sword and bayonet collection of former life-long collector and dealer, Joe Florest. Includes hundreds of uniforms, flight jackets, 100's of rifles and pistols, military groupings and more!
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FIREARM BUYERS: A signed FFL MUST be provided on ALL firearms regardless of vintage. Please email to DonleyAuctions@outlook.com or fax to 815.923.7080.

SWITCHBLADE BUYERS: Check State Knife Laws for specific details on possession, carry, manufacturer or sale as some restrictions may apply in a specific state.

NAZI MEMORABILIA BUYERS: Due to the high quality of Nazi fakes, Donley Auctions has described this item to the best of their ability and assumes NO liability or responsibility ...
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Sealed Spam Can of 8mm Mauser Ammo220 - Sealed Spam Can of 8mm Mauser Ammo
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See photos.
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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Lot of 2 Empty Ammo Cans220a - Lot of 2 Empty Ammo Cans
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2 empty ammo cans, one larger and one thinner. Ammo cans show some usage but are still in good condition. See photos.
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Estimates : 20.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (10.00) x 1 = 10.00
 
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Misc. Ammo Lot221 - Misc. Ammo Lot
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Military and commercial ammo. Various caliber's. See photos.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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351 Winchester Ammo222 - 351 Winchester Ammo
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351 Winchester ammo and original clip.
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Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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WWII German Machine Gun Belt223 - WWII German Machine Gun Belt
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German machine gun belt with original bullets.
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Estimates : 20.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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WWII Japanese 6.5mm Ammo224 - WWII Japanese 6.5mm Ammo
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Japanese 6.5 original ammo. Still in strippers and original cardboard box.
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Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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WWII German 25 Cal Ammo Box225 - WWII German 25 Cal Ammo Box
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25 cal German ammo box with some post war ammo
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Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (15.00) x 1 = 15.00
 
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Clip Of Ammo226 - Clip Of Ammo
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Clip with ammo. Appears to be pre-WWI Austrian-Italian?
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 20.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (15.00) x 1 = 15.00
 
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WWII Japanese 6.5mm Ammo227 - WWII Japanese 6.5mm Ammo
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Japanese 6.5 original ammo. Still in strippers and original cardboard box.
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Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Original Frabrique National 32 Auto Rounds228 - Original Frabrique National 32 Auto Rounds
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6 original rounds for the Frabrique National in 32 auto. See photos.
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Start Price : 10.00 | Estimates : 20.00 - 40.00
 
 
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Box Of 351 Winchester Ammo229 - Box Of 351 Winchester Ammo
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Old stock in original Winchester Box "Win SL" Box of ammo. 50 bullets
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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German K98 Ammo Pouch230 - German K98 Ammo Pouch
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Leather pouch with ammo. Appears to be K98 8mm.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 15.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Italian Carcano Ammo Pouches231 - Italian Carcano Ammo Pouches
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Italian Carcano Ammo pouches (2) with ammo.
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Estimates : 20.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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400 Rounds of 223 Remington232 - 400 Rounds of 223 Remington
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Two 200 round packs of 55gr 223 Remington ammo. Both packs are full of ammo and enough to make for a great range day. See photos.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Vintage Foreign Surplus Ammo233 - Vintage Foreign Surplus Ammo
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Various countries and caliber's. Some hard to find. See photos.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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AR15/M16 Mag Lot234 - AR15/M16 Mag Lot
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15+ mags for AR15/M16 rifle. Commercial and surplus. 20, 30 & 40 round mags. Sorry no sales to CA, NJ, NY, MD.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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7 US Bandolier Kits235 - 7 US Bandolier Kits
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7 complete kits. See photos.
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Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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4 European AK Mags236 - 4 European AK Mags
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Surplus in Czech pouch.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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4 VZ58 Magazines237 - 4 VZ58 Magazines
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Good surplus condition in original pouch.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to Qgibson1 for (40.00 + 9.20) x 1 = 49.20
 
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Vietnam Era Colt AR15 Magazine Lot238 - Vietnam Era Colt AR15 Magazine Lot
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7 Colt AR15 magazines. Vietnam era. 20 rounders with bandolier and mag pouch. Also includes Chieu Hoi magazine wrappers. See photos.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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Colt 1911 Magazines & Pouches239 - Colt 1911 Magazines & Pouches
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Military & Civilian mags for Colt 1911 along with mag pouches. See photos.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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4 Bulgarian AK74 Magazines240 - 4 Bulgarian AK74 Magazines
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Brick brown bakelite smooth sided with original pouch.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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M1 Carbine Mag Lot241 - M1 Carbine Mag Lot
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Surplus and commercial mag lot for M1 carbine. 15 & 30 round mags. Some new in wrap with some vintage pouches. See photos.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (325.00) x 1 = 325.00
 
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AK/SKS Magazine Lot242 - AK/SKS Magazine Lot
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Surplus and civilian magazine lot for an AK/SKS rifle
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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2 Russian AK47 Magazines242a - 2 Russian AK47 Magazines
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Black bakelite. Good surplus condition.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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7 Bulgarian AK47 Magazines243 - 7 Bulgarian AK47 Magazines
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Black smooth side bakelite. Surplus condition.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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Brazilian 1908 Infantry Side Arm Knife244 - Brazilian 1908 Infantry Side Arm Knife
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Steel mounted hilt with checkered wooden grip. Heavy blade. No marks. Leather scabbard. Steel locket and chape. Frog stud stamped FI. Overall measures
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Brazilian 1908 Short Sword Infantry Sidearm245 - Brazilian 1908 Short Sword Infantry Sidearm
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Blade 15.75' bright blade with pitting toward right tip. Crossed hatched wood handle shows wear. Black leather scabbard with separated seam. Bla...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 75.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Spanish Short Sword Side Arm246 - Spanish Short Sword Side Arm
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Steel mounted hilt with checkered grip, leather scabbard. Blade engraved "fabricated in Toledo, 1892". Scabbard is fragile. Blade is in ex...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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1856 British Army Pioneer's Sawback Sword247 - 1856 British Army Pioneer's Sawback Sword
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Blade measures 22.5" long, overall measures 27.5". Stamped Wilkenson, London. Dated 6/97. Has inspector marks. Has opposing broad arrows d...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (190.00) x 1 = 190.00
 
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German M1845 Fusilier Sword248 - German M1845 Fusilier Sword
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German M1845 Fusilier sword. Blade is worn and pitted. Handle finish is worn in some places. Bland and hand guard have markings. Length is 24.25&quo...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Confederate Style Unmarked Sword249 - Confederate Style Unmarked Sword
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Unmarked sword from an unknown maker. Handle is loose and metal has some rust. Believed to be Confederate item. See photos.
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Estimates : 20.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Mid-1800's French Officer's Sword250 - Mid-1800's French Officer's Sword
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Brass mounted hilt. Originally gold gilt. Most gold is missing. Outer clam shell guard with shield with 3 fluer di li. Ebony checkered wood handled gr
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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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European Officer's Sword251 - European Officer's Sword
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Possibly German or French. Ornate brass mounted hilt. Missing the grip scales. Possible were mother of pearl. Straight, slender blade engraved. Very n
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Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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Court Sword252 - Court Sword
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Blade measures 32", overall measures 38.5". Three sided blade. Bluing and gold etching still shows on upper third of blade. Has a "Ge...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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US Musician's M1840 Sword253 - US Musician's M1840 Sword
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Engraved blade. Solid brass hilt. Original leather scabbard and frog. Overall very good condition.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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WWI German Officer's Sword254 - WWI German Officer's Sword
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Clam shell guard with wood grip. Straight, lightly engraved blade is dark with age. Good to very good condition.
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Estimates : 125.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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Imperial German Infantry Officer's Sword255 - Imperial German Infantry Officer's Sword
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Straight slender blade, etched designs. Maker's stamp for Eickhorn at the reverse ricasso. Hilt brass mounted with folding rear guard. Grip silv...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 225.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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American NCO M1840 Sword256 - American NCO M1840 Sword
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Straight, plain blade marked US DFM and 1862. Made by Emerson & Silver, Trenton, New Jersey. Solid brass hilt. Metal scabbard with brass mounts....
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (225.00) x 1 = 225.00
 
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US Militia Infantry Officer's Eagle Head Sword257 - US Militia Infantry Officer's Eagle Head Sword
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Nice eagle with pommel with full spread wing eagle on turned down guard. Mother of pearl grips with brass wire. Lightly engraved blade with dark stain
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Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (300.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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English Officer's Sword258 - English Officer's Sword
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Appears to be 1870's. Straight, thin, plain blade. Silver plated hilt. Wood grip missing wire wrapping.
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Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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European Officer's Sword w/Dog Head Pommel259 - European Officer's Sword w/Dog Head Pommel
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Possibly Prussian or Bavarian. Brass mounted. Slender etched blade. With crowned eagle in an oval on the outside guard. No scabbard.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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American Staff & Field M1860 Officer's Sword260 - American Staff & Field M1860 Officer's Sword
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Plain straight blade. Marked Pettibone Manufacturing, Cincinnati Ohio. Fancy brass hilt with eagle and flags on guard. Wood grip with fancy wire wrapp
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Early Imperial German Sword261 - Early Imperial German Sword
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Some engraving still on the blade. Brass hilt with wire wrapping. Leather scabbard with brass mounts. Good to very good condition.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Imperial German Officer's Straight Sword262 - Imperial German Officer's Straight Sword
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Brass hilt with outboard clam shell guard with 2 lion heads and female figure in the center. Grip scales have been painted. Straight, triangular secti
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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US NCO Model 1840 Sword263 - US NCO Model 1840 Sword
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Plain steel blade, dated 1863. Brass hilt with front and back guard are both bent.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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American Militia Infantry Officer's Sword264 - American Militia Infantry Officer's Sword
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Fancy brass hilt with full spread winged eagle on turned down guard. Eagle head pommel. Grooved bone grip. Beautiful blue and gold etched straight bla
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (350.00) x 1 = 350.00
 
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US Mounted Artillery Officer's Sword 1812265 - US Mounted Artillery Officer's Sword 1812
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Very nice blue and gold etching on curved blade. Marked "Warrented". Brass hilt. Bone grip is chipped and cracked with repairs. Brass scab...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (275.00) x 1 = 275.00
 
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M1840 Heavy Cavalry Saber266 - M1840 Heavy Cavalry Saber
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Blade is covered in varnish but may clean up very nicely. Marked NP Ames, Cabotville, 1848. Nice brass hilt. Leather grip with wire wrapping. Scabbard
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (325.00) x 1 = 325.00
 
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American GAR Sword267 - American GAR Sword
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Straight engraved with eagle and GAR etched on it. In excellent condition. Marked Foster & Son Company, Chicago. Brass hilt. Brass grip. Plated ...
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Estimates : 75.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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