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I have a set of samurai swords I would like to know the
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In 1996 @ I was in the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey and
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Only. Can you please appraise this second civil war sword
Jennifer only. Can you please appraise this second civil war sword for me. I've been told that it is a Kraft and Kraft and it is highly etch (but is difficult to see in the photos) and marked Columbia… read more
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S, I have this civil war officers sword. It is in good
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I have an old sword marked "Fabrica De Toledo Anoda 1843".
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I have a sword that seems to be made by the mclilly company
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Is this an authothinic Civil War sword. Initials on one side
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S, I have an interesting sword I think it is a Civil War Era
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I have a primitive Tulwar sword. Appears to be a hand
I have a primitive Tulwar sword. Appears to be a hand hammered serpentine blade with a typical cast iron hilt, flat pummel with a triangular spur. Any ideas?… read more
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S, This looks to be a civil war era US Cavalry officers
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One last spoon and then I'm finished while.....assume
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I have what i think is a masonic sword from the early 1900s.
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Naval officers sword mod. 1852. A. Shumer in business 1881
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questions about old sword made in Toledo ,Spain. For clarity
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I am trying to locate a sword appraiser close to Fords, NJ.
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I have an old sword in its leather scabbard. The scabbard has
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I live in Louisville, Ky. and possess an authentic Antique
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