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I have a sword found in a creek in Kentucky and would like
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S, I have this civil war officers sword. It is in good
Hi Robert S , I have this civil war officers sword. It is in good condition. I can't see a makers mark on the blade but the sheath is marked 48 U. The handle is in great shape and the blade has brown … read more
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S, This looks to be a civil war era US Cavalry officers
Hi Robert S , This looks to be a civil war era US Cavalry officers saber. German import (Solingen) and I bet rare. I have seen Tiffany imports that look like it. It has cross cannons and US etched int… read more
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S, I hope all is well. I have an interesting Naval officers
Hi Robert S , I hope all is well. I have an interesting Naval officers sword. I think it is civil war era. It is inscribed with the officers name on the blade. Any information on it and possible value… read more
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I have 2 hunting or military knives. They both have brass
I have 2 hunting or military knives . They both have brass eagle heads. One has a horn handle and the other a leather stitched handle. I believe they are 19th century civil war era. The horn handle kn… read more
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S. I believe this is a revolutionary war era bayenet ...
Hi Robert S. I believe this is a revolutionary war era bayenet ... Any information and value would be great. Regards Jeremy… read more
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Afternoon, I have a MCLilley sword and would like some more
Afternoon, I have a MCLilley sword and would like some more info on it. I have photos to send, but not sure how to send on this pop-up. Would like to know How to clean and with what. What is it worth?… read more
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I have a Civil War sword that I would like to verify authenticity
I have a Civil War sword that I would like to verify authenticity and get an appraised value on. What is the first step I need to take?… read more
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Hi Steve, no one has responded to the World War II query in
Hi Steve, no one has responded to the World War II query in regard to the swords and knife. Would you like to take this on? If so, I will send you photos. I also have 2 Nazi flags.… read more
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I have a sword,made by Ridabock and Com., with the initials
I have a sword,made by Ridabock and Com., with the initials PMA on the blade. I also have the scabbard. I would be more than happy to send photos of the same. I would like to know it's age, and during… read more
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An old sword was found in local abandoned National Guard
An old sword was found in local abandoned National Guard Armory, has a decorative brass handle with an eagle wearing a crown and has what looks like a P and S and some swirls on it's chest. Beneath th… read more
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We found a sword among letters written to relatives by a
We found a sword among letters written to relatives by a Civil War soldier. How do we go about getting this appraised?… read more
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I have a 1861 infantry officers sword, It shows ware, but
I have a 1861 infantry officers sword, It shows ware , but it's egdes are not sharp. What would this indacate.… read more
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SABER SWORD...CIVIL WAR ERA NO DATE SWORD COMPLETE WITH
Attachment: 2012-06-24_044638_civil_war_saber.zip SABER SWORD...CIVIL WAR ERA NO DATE SWORD COMPLETE WITH BRASS HILT, BRASS HANDLE, COMBINED WITH WHITE GRIP MATERIAL, LEAFY VINE LIKE DESIGN ON BLADE, … read more
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I have an old sword and scabbard my husband received as a
I have an old sword and scabbard my husband received as a gift. I was hoping to find out more about it and possible value. It was made by J H Wilson and Company, Philadelphia PA. It has the name Capta… read more
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My husbands grandfather gave him a sword that we think might
My husband's grandfather gave him a sword that we think might be a 1860 Field & Staff Officer's Sword. The blade is 30" long and the handle has eagles on the top and the bottom. Their are 13 wraps of … read more
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I know Jeremiah Jenkins was in the 31st Iowa Volunteer Infantry
I know Jeremiah Jenkins was in the 31st Iowa Volunteer Infantry Regiment. Have understood the sword was presented to him by his men for w parade in Washington DC at the end of the war. Yet the sword i… read more
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Ceremonial sword, family legend has it from the War of 1812.
Ceremonial sword, family legend has it from the War of 1812. Sword and leather scabbard, Blade 33" long, blade decorated with purple scrolling. 5" cast brass or bronze handle with 'knuckle guard', gri… read more
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