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BILL HOOK / HALBERD/NEWCASTLE BILL

BILL HOOK / HALBERD/NEWCASTLE BILL

A little piece, or who knows, maybe a big piece, of history. This bill-hook or halberd is what is commonly described as the Newcastle type.

The 36cm broad double hooked steel blade stamped W.H., the tang inserted into the ebonised wood haft, 165cm long overall .

From Wiki
"The bill is similar in size, function and appearance to the halberd, and might be sai... read more

Code: 50631

195.00 GBP

Belgian Sea Service Flintlock pistol (customized. )

Belgian Sea Service Flintlock pistol (customized. )

This pistol seems to have had an interesting history with perhaps a good story behind it if only it could speak. It is a Belgian Sea Service pistol which has been customized with good brass studding and the addition of a ramrod. As these pistols were widely available to all European seamen during the Napoleonic Wars period the story could be one of capture and customization by anyone or customi... read more

Code: 50630

550.00 GBP

Merwin and Hulbert Late Model Solid Frame Revolver

Merwin and Hulbert Late Model Solid Frame Revolver

Merwin and Hubert Co Later Model single action top strap Revolver
Manufactured by Hopkins and Allen
1876-1880
Cal.44 M&H cf
Unique extraction and loading mechanism- barrel with top strap twists sideways and when pulled forward with cylinder attached extracts cartridges.

This is a very nice piece and has been part of my own collection for a number of ye... read more

Code: 50368

2000.00 GBP

WW2 BRITISH BREN GUN BARREL HOLDALL AND SPARE PARTS CARRIER

WW2 BRITISH BREN GUN BARREL HOLDALL AND SPARE PARTS CARRIER


Dated 1944
Solid condition with straps and buckles but grubby.

Price includes postage (UK) read more

Code: 50612

Reserved

A Chinese Western Zhou Style Bronze Helmet

A Chinese Western Zhou Style Bronze Helmet

A Chinese Western Zhou Style Bronze Helmet, with angular lug to the panelled crown and plume holders to each ear flange, 33cm high.

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Code: 50247

250.00 GBP

BUTCHER BAYONET 1898/1905 pattern

BUTCHER BAYONET 1898/1905 pattern

An Imperial German 1898/1905 pattern Butcher Bayonet with scabbard, for the Gew 98 Mauser Rifle.

The ricasso is stamped ' waffenfabrik mauser a-g oberndorf a.n The back of the blade is stamped ' W 15' (1915) with the Imperial Crown.

The bayonet itself is in good condition for its age and use. It is good and solid. As you can see from the pictures the stamping is ... read more

Code: 50609

275.00 GBP

1874 PATTERN GRAS BAYONET St ETIENNE

1874 PATTERN GRAS BAYONET St ETIENNE

French sword bayonet. It was manufactured to fit the French Model 1874 "Gras" Infantry Rifle, basically a refinement of the Model 1866 Chassepot Infantry Rifle. The "Gras" was manufactured from 1874 to about 1885.

This bayonet has a solid brass pommel with integral latching mechanism (push-button/spring-steel). Grips are wood. Crossguard is steel, lower guard forming a hooked ... read more

Code: 50607

140.00 GBP

ATS /WRAC BOOTS

ATS /WRAC BOOTS

A pair of ATS brown leather boots. 8 pairs of eyeholes.
Size 6 1/2
Dated 1951
Good sturdy condition.
These are from my own collection. I had them repaired a few years ago by an old fashioned cobbler who used period segs and methods.
A rare yet very wearable item. read more

Code: 50606

175.00 GBP

FULLER PHONE MK IV

FULLER PHONE MK IV

For information about the Fuller phone, please refer to this excellent website.
http://www.wftw.nl/ful.html

This example of a Mark IV (the most common type used WW1 and WW2 is not in a wooden case, but certainly looks the part for a display. We have not had it working for a few years, and cannot guarantee if it is currently working but probably would someone with the app... read more

Code: 50604

Reserved

Springfield 1873 Trowel Bayonet

Springfield 1873 Trowel Bayonet

Taken from
https://www.forgottenweapons.com/the-good-idea-fairy-strikes-american-trowel-bayonets/
"The United States first experimented with a combination trowel and bayonet in 1868, producing 200 experimental examples made from standard socket bayonets. This was immediately followed by an additional 500 Model 1869 trowel bayonets made new. These were distributed to a few compani... read more

Code: 50605

199.00 GBP