Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Lot of Three European Military Swords. Includes: 1) Possibly Indian-manufactured British Light Infantry Sword and leather scabbard. 24" curved blade, no visible markings. Brass guard with leather wrapped wooden grip. Leather scabbard with brass throat marked "[indiscernible] / 43 LI / 10". Blade with scabbard wear; scabbard lacking brass drag. Good condition. 2) European cavalry sword with a 30" curved blade. No visible maker marks. Remnants of light etching on the buffed blade. Plated hilt with wire-wrapped grip. Complete with plated metal scabbard. Damage to grip and wire wrap; scattered shallow dents on the scabbard; electric pencil markings on sword and scabbard, otherwise very good condition. 3) German/Prussian Model 1811 Cavalry Saber and scabbard. 30" lightly etched blade, maker marked "P. Knecht" and "Solingen". Scabbard has been painted white, otherwise a nice example in very good condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 488

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Jun 13, 2015 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 September 25 - 26 Including the Mahoney Collection of George Washington Inaugural Buttons. Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search