AUSTRALIAN FINE ARMS

ON-LINE CATALOGUE

6th March, 2021

March 2021 Catalogue: Items 351 – 400

ITEM 351

3 x SHEAF KNIVES: Makers Western USA, BEAR MGC USA & unknown; all blades vg to exc condition; makers name to 1st 2 blades; all in original vg cond sheaths.  o/a in vg to exc cond.  N/L

$300 – 350

ITEM 352

RUSSIAN NAGAIKA (WHIP); 26″ TOTAL LENGTH; round cross-section made from plaited animal guts; decorated brass handle. As used by Cossacks, borrowed from Nogai people, hence the original name “nogaika”, or “Nogai’s whip”. It is also called камча, kamcha from the Turkic word “kamci” for “whip”. o/a vg cond & wo

$750 – 900

ITEM 353

KINJAL: 10″ blade in vg cond; Middle Eastern slightly curved double-blade; silver inlay to blade & metal handle in M.E. and Arabic designs; edges blunt. o/a vg cond. N/L

$600 – 700

ITEM 354

KINJAL: 7½” damascus blade in vg cond; Middle Eastern slightly curved double-blade; gold inlay to blade & tangs in M.E. and Arabic designs; bone handle; edges blunt. o/a vg cond N/L

$1600 – 2000

ITEM 355

LARGE RUSSIAN HUNTING KNIFE: 10″ blade in g to vg cond with light marks; wood grips with in g to vg cond; g cond leather sheaf.  o/a g to vg wo & cond. N/L

$450 – 550

ITEM 356

ECW LARGE FOLDING HUNTING KNIFE: 9″ blade opened, 5″ closed; g to vg blade with minor marks; vg locking mechanism; faux antler grips in g to vg cond.  o/a vg wo & cond. N/L

$600 – 700

ITEM 357

JAPANESE MEDIUM FOLDING HUNTING KNIFE: 7″ blade opened, 4″ closed; g to vg blade with minor marks;  faulty locking mechanism; faux antler grips in g to cond.  o/a f wo & g to vg cond. N/L

$250 – 300

ITEM 358

FRENCH POWDER FLASK; 7″  polished horn body; copper frame; working order. manu by Dupre a Versailles.  C 1780 -1800. o/a vg wo & cond.

$450 – 500

ITEM 359

FRENCH POWDER FLASK; 7½” polished horn body; copper frame; working order.  o/a vg wo & cond.

$450 – 500

ITEM 360

FRENCH POWDER FLASK; 7″ polished tortoise shell body; copper frame; working order.  o/a vg wo & cond.

$450 – 500

ITEM 361

FRENCH POWDER FLASK; 10½”  curved polished horn body; copper frame; working order.  o/a vg wo & cond.

$450 – 500

ITEM 362

JAPANESE SWORD (katana): 46cm clean blade; polished; light staining; carved bone handle in g to vg cond;  cloth covered wooden scabbard with faded patterns; cloth worn in places; wooden display rest attached to back of scabbard.  o/a in f to g cond. C1800 L/R

$800 – 1000

ITEM 363

CAUCASIAN SHORT SWORD: 43cm curved blade sharpened on both edges; polished; light staining; parallel fullers to both sides of blade; leather covered scabbard in g cond; brass locket & chape; belt ring to locket; wood handle in g cond; o/a in g cond. L/R

$350 – 450

ITEM 364

SHORT SWORD: possibly French; 45cm o/a straight blade; frosted finish with 80 engraving & inscriptions to both sides of blade; v light staining; curved guard; brass spine to hilt finishing in lion’s head carving; shark skin grips bound by brass wire in g cond; leather scabbard in f to g cond with brass locket & chape; belt rings and blade lock to locket; o/a in g cond. L/R

$900 – 1200

ITEM 365

SHORT SWORD: curved 40cm o/a blade; dull polished finish with some stains in g cond; small ornate carved guard; plain wood hilt; wood hilt with brass locket, lower hook anchor & chape; upper & lower hook with chain;  o/a in g cond. L/R

$450 – 600

ITEM 366

HUNTING HANGER: 40cm straight blade profusely etched with a variety of birds, animals and forest scenes; v light marks to blade, but o/all in vg cond; brass cross-guard, rain guard, locket & chape; bone grips in g cond with minor blemishes; g cond leather scabbard with some wear marks. O/a g to vg cond L/R

$850 – 1000

ITEM 367

IMPERIAL GERMAN HUNTING HANGER: 39cm straight blade profusely etched with a variety of birds and animals and forest scenes; v light marks to blade, but o/all in vg cond; brass loop-guard, rain guard, locket & chape; bone grips in vg cond with v minor blemishes; g cond leather scabbard with some wear marks & belt hook. O/a g to vg cond L/R

$900 – 1200

ITEM 368

DUBOIS SHORT SWORD: 28cm straight double edged blade in vg cond; bright, shiny finish; DUBOIS BRUXELLES to blade at hilt;  ornate steel loop-guard, rain guard, locket & chape; scroll engraving to tangs, locket & chape with some staining /tarnishing; polished horn grips; leather scabbard in g cond.  O/a in g to vg cond. L/R

$1600 – 2000

ITEM 369

WHITBY BOWIE KNIFE: 7 inch blade with brown patina & surface mottled staining, no pitting; point lightly round; lhs of ricasso stamped WHITBY FOREIGN & lhs of blade stamped Original Bowie knife; brass guard vg with no marks & a mellow patina; horn two piece handle vg with v. minor handling marks overall; some aged discoloration; overall in g to vg cond. L/R

$350 – 450

ITEM 370

KNIFE BAYONET. German. Model S84/98: 9 1/2″ g to vg cond fullered blade with v minor marks. WKC and 9347 C to either side of blade; muzzle ring to cross-guard. G cond steel scabbard. O/a g cond.

$250 – 400

ITEM 371

BAYONET. British P1858 Lancaster bayonet: 24″ pipe backed quill pointed blade. Brass pommel & cross guard. Solingen knight’s helmet to one side of blade, with British viewer’s mark of crown over S4 on the other. B.44 5 to side of guard. chequered lear grips. Original leather scabbard with brass locket and chape. O/a g cond

$600 – 800

ITEM 372

SEAMAN’S CUTLASS. British pattern 1845/1858 Royal Navy: 26  1/2″  g cond German blade with surface staining. G cond with surface stained sheet steel basket guard with ribbed steel grip. o/a g cond.

$550 – 750

ITEM 373

SEAMAN’S CUTLASS. British pattern 1845/1858 Royal Navy: 26  1/2″  g cond German blade with surface staining. G cond with surface stained sheet steel basket guard with ribbed steel grip. o/a g cond.

$250 – 350

ITEM 374

BOWIE KNIFE: Australian made. Vg 9 1/2″ clip point blade. Brass swept quillons. Staghorn grips with brass pommel. G to vg leather scabbard. O/a vg cond.

$300 – 450

ITEM 375

2  BAYONETS
1. British No 4 Mk 1 spike bayonet. 7 1/2″ cruciform blade, socket clearly marked GMR No4 Mk 1 SM. Complete with steel scabbard.  Vg cond.
2. British 1943 No 4 Mk 111 spike bayonet. 7 1/2″. Spike welded into head casing. Good example of Mark III.  Complete with steel scabbard.  F to g cond.

$500 – 800

ITEM 376

SEAMAN’S CUTLASS. British pattern 1845/1858 Royal Navy. 26  1/2″  g cond German blade with surface staining. G cond with surface stained sheet steel basket guard with ribbed steel grip. O/a g

$550 – 750

ITEM 377

SHORT SWORD. Spanish Artillery / Engineer Officer’s.  Model 1843. 16″ broad clip-pointed blade with staining & mild pitting. Brass lion-head hilt with one broken quillon finial. Brass mounted leather scabbard in f to g cond. Rare sword in o/a f to g cond.

$300 – 400

ITEM 378

SHORT SWORD. French Model 1831. Broad double-edged.  19″ blade based on ‘Roman Gladius’.  Surface staining. Made in Chatelerault armoury.  French soldiers called the sword ‘cabbage cutter’. Brass hilt with ridged grip. Brass mounted leather scabbard in f to g cond. o/a f to g cond.

$400 – 600

ITEM 379

WEYERSBERG KIRSCHBAUM & CO. MODELO ARGENTINO 1891 BAYONET W/ SHEATH: 15” blade with dull steel finish, some v. light pits to lhs of spine; WEYERSBERG, KIRSCHBAUM & CO, SOLINGEN to lhs of ricasso, R4375 with wear to both sides; brass handle with dull finish & light green oxidation to lhs; sheath vg. with no dents, dark patina & light wear; overall in g cond. L/R

$100 – 150

ITEM 380

PERIOD LEATHER LEG OF MUTTON SHOTGUN CASE: 32 ¼” total length; would suite SxS hammer & hammerless guns; vg leather with aged dark finish & some handling marks; fine stitching overall; main strap with large round section to cover unusual large circular brass lock; overall in vg cond.

$250 – 400

ITEM 381

BERETTA M.950 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25 ACP; 8 shot magazine; 60mm tip up barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling; g to vg. cond blued finish to metalwork with light wear; BERETTA – Mod 950 B –Cal 6.35 stamped to lhs of slide, MADE IN BRAZIL to rhs; g cond. black plastic chequered grips with Beretta trademark; overall exc wo & vg+ cond. # M81353 Post 1946 L/R

$550 – 750

ITEM 382

WEBLEY & SCOTT MOD.1907 VEST S/A PISTOL: 25ACP; 6 shot magazine; 55mm barrel with exc bore & defined rifling; f to g blued finish to metal work with wear to rhs of slide; WEBLEY & SCOTT Ltd, LONDON & BIRMINGHAM, 6.35m/m AUTOMATIC PISTOL and Webley flying bullet trademark to lhs of slide; British proofs to barrel and slide; bakelite grips with light wear, damage to top rhs of right grip; comes in p. cond Webley cardboard box;  overall vg wo & g to vg condition.   #162695 Pre 1947  L/R

$500 – 700

ITEM 383

R. BRAGGS. PEPPERBOX REVOLVER: 36 cal; 3” (77mm) barrels, all bores in vg. cond with v. fine surface frosting internally; dull silver steel finish to barrels & action with some minor staining; some handling marks to barrels; nipples all exc. with no corrosion; Birmingham proofs to all chambers; R. BRAGGS. LONDON. engraved to lhs of action, light acanthus scroll to rhs, hammer & trigger guard; hammer spring strong; both walnut grips in vgc., minor handling marks; overall in vg. wo & cond. possibly unfired. #1850 Pre 1900 L/R

$800 – 1100

ITEM 384

WEBLEY MK IV D/A POCKET REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder;76mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; blued finish g. with areas of holster & handling wear; British proof marks to lhs barrels & stamped to chambers, MARK IV .38 to lhs side of top strap, MADE IN ENGLAND to rhs, WEBLEY & SCOTT Ltd BIRMINGHAM to top; WEBLEY flying bullet trademark stamped to rhs of barrel; crisp action; chequered hard rubber grips with Webley trademark in g to vg cond; overall in exc wo & g cond. comes with g cond. SPORT LEATHER holster  #A36860 Pre 1947 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 385

DRULOV MOD.75 S/S TARGET PISTOL: 22 Cal; 247mm barrel with exc bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork 98% with v. light storage marks; DruLov mod 75 MADE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA to lhs of receiver; machine cut top rib to barrel; thumb rest grip with some putty & chip to lhs; overall in exc wo & g. cond. #40101 Post 1946 L/R

$200 – 300

ITEM 386

WALTHER P38 S/A PISTOL: 9mm Cal; 8 shot magazine; 127mm barrel with flawless unfired barrel; matte finish to slide & barrel exc; exc blueing to frame, trigger & trigger guard; Walther trademark, CARL WALTHER WAFFENFABRIK Ulm/Do., P38 Cal 9mm to lhs of slide; black plastic grips vg to exc. with v. minor storage marks; overall in exc wo & cond. Unfired. # 215034 Post 1946 L/R

$1000 – 1500

ITEM 387

WALTHER-MANURHIN PPK S/A PISTOL: 32 ACP; 7 shot magazine; 80mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; blued finish to metal work with light holster wear towards muzzle & side of slide; St. ETIENNE proof mark to barrel & slide; MANUFACTURE DE MACHINES DU HAUT-RHIN, MANURHIN trade mark, MADE IN FRANCE, Walther patent, MOD. PPK & Cal. 7.65mm stamped to lhs of slide; g. single piece plastic chequered grip with Manurhin trademark, LIC. WALTHER.PPK embossed to both sides; grip with some wear to top lhs; comes in g. original Manurhin box with owner’s manual, proof certificate; cleaning tool, & spare magazine; overall in exc wo & g-vg condition. #307327  Post 1946 L/R

$1100 – 1400

ITEM 388

WEBLEY & SCOTT MKIV POCKET REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 76mm barrel with exc bore & rifling; blued finish to metal work; some wear to cylinder & overall spotting to finish; crisp action; MARK IV .38 to lhs side of top strap, MADE IN ENGLAND to rhs, WEBLEY & SCOTT Ltd BIRMINGHAM to top; WEBLEY flying bullet trademark & British proofs to barrel; black chequered bakelite grips with light wear & handling marks; overall exc wo & g to vg condition. #A90046 Pre 1947 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 389

SMITH & WESSON MOD. 19 D.A. REVOLVER: 357 Magnum; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 2 ½” 62mm barrel with vg. bore, crisp rifling; 1st 3/4″ of barrel internally threaded for blank firing insert (currently removed); nickel finish to metalwork vg. showing some v. light surface marring; S & W monogram trademark to rhs of frame; S & W .357 MAGNUM to rhs of barrel, makers name to lhs; action smooth; smooth pearl grips g. with v. fine aged crack to base of lh grip, both present well; overall in vgwo & g. to vg. cond. #6K13047 Post 46’ L/R

$550 – 750

ITEM 390

CZ DUO Z S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25ACP; 6 shot magazine; 51mm barrel; vg. bore with prominent rifling; thinning blued finish to metal work from handling wear; Z  AUT PISTOLE R. 6.35mm, MADE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA stamped to lhs of slide; black plastic grips with embossed woven pattern & Z logo; overall in vg wo & g cond. #222389 Pre 1947 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 391

COLT TROOPER MKIII D/A REVOLVER: 357 Magnum Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 152mm round barrel with exc bore & rifling; blued finish to metalwork with holster wear to barrel & cylinder; case colour to hammer; TROOPER MK III .357 MAGNUM CTG stamped to lhs of barrel, address & patents to rhs; Colt trademark to lhs of frame; two piece wooden grips in g cond with some wear to lacquered finish & staining to butt; inlaid colt logo to both grips; overall in exc wo & g. condition. #WR24510 Post 1946 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 392

COLT MOD. 1877 LIGHTNING D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 127mm (5”) barrel with g+ bore, vg. rifling, would grade up with a clean; nickel finish to metalwork f. with 50% remaining, some flaking & plum patina developing to worn areas; metalwork showing some handling marks & light peening; g. Colt Hartford address to top of barrel, patents to lhs of frame & 38 CAL to lhs of trigger guard; g. mainspring, action functions in double action, trigger return spring faulty;  poor cond. ivory grips with large chips to both, faint initials J S & 6 notches to both sides; grips showing mellow colouring & v. fine aged cracks; overall in f. wo & cond. #49909 Mfg. 1884 L/R Would grade up

$1000 – 1300

ITEM 393

FN BROWNING M.1905 S/A POCKET PISTOL: 25ACP; 6 shot magazine 51mm barrel; vg bore with exc rifling; blued finish to metalwork with some areas of wear & light staining; FN name, address & BROWNING patents to lhs of slide; FN monogram embossed on the gutta-percha grips; exc wo & vg cond.  #804889 Pre 1947 L/R

$500 – 700

ITEM 394

RUGER MOD. BLACKHAWK S/A REVOLVER: 357 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 165mm (6 1/2”) barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling; mottled grey steel finish to action & barrel; trigger guard, top & bottom tangs with silver steel finish, light surface marring; makers name & address to lhs of barrel; trademark RUGER, .30 CARBINE CAL. NEW MODEL BLACKHAWK; vg. grips with light handling marks with inlaid Ruger trademark medallions to both sides; overall in exc. wo & g to vg. cond. #32-36059 Post 46’ L/R

$450 – 550

ITEM 395

OTIS A. SMITH NEW MOD. POCKET REVOLVER: 32 rimfire cal; 5 shot fluted cylinder; 77mm (3”) barrel with g. bore, dirty with well-defined rifling, would grade up; re-finished nickel plated metalwork in g. cond, no flaking but some dull areas; older fine pitting to metalwork under finish; faint SMITH’S NEW MODEL to top of cylinder strap, no other markings; action indexing correctly, hammer not holding half cock, f. spring; vg. to exc. hard rubber grips showing v. light handling wear & marks & sharp OAS to top of both grips; overall in g. wo & cond. #90749 Pre 47’ L/R

$500 – 600

ITEM 396

WEBLEY MK IV D/A POCKET REVOLVER: 38 Cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 76mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; f. blued finish with areas of holster & handling wear; some pitting to top strap cylinder & barrel; British proof marks to lhs barrels & stamped to chambers, MARK IV .38 to lhs side of top strap, WEBLEY & SCOTT Ltd to top; WAR FINISH stamped to lhs of frame with v. faint ENGLAND below; chequered hard rubber grips with Webley trademark in g cond; overall in vg wo & f to g cond. comes with f to g cond leather holster  #A101496 Pre 1947 L/R

$600 – 800

ITEM 397

ROSSI MOD. 68 D/A REVOLVER: 32 Cal; 6 shot cylinder; 50mm barrel with exc bore & sharp rifling; blued finish to metalwork; some finish wear to cylinder & trigger guard; .32 S & W LONG stamped to rhs of barrel AMADEO ROSSI S.A. SAO LEOPOLDO R.S. stamped to lhs; two piece wooden grips; exc wo, g to vg cond. #C156336  Post 1946 L/R

$300 – 450

ITEM 398

ASTRA 250 D/A REVOLVER: 38 Cal: 5 shot fluted cylinder; 51mm barrel with exc bore & crisp rifling; blued finish to metal work 98% with only v. minor spotting overall; 38 SPL. to lhs of barrel, ASTRA 250 to rhs; ASTRA trademark & SPAIN stamped to rhs of frame; exc wooden chequered grips with inlaid Astra escutcheons; overall in exc wo & vg+ cond. # R216899 Post 1946 L/R

$350 – 500

ITEM 399

RUGER SECURITY SIX D/A REVOLVER: 357 magnum cal; 6 shot fluted cylinder; 4” (102mm) barrel with exc. bore & sharp rifling; polished stainless finish to all metalwork, bright with some surface marring; STURM RUGER address, user instructions to lhs of barrel, cal to rhs of barrel; MONOGRAM HOGUE black rubber single piece grip in g. cond, some handling wear; overall in exc. wo & g. cond. #159-81800 Post 46’ L/R

$450 – 550

ITEM 400

SMITH & WESSON M & P S.A. PISTOL: 40 S & W cal; 10 rnd magazine; 121mm barrel with exc. bore & crisp rifling; muzzle externally threaded with knurled cap cover; exc. satin blued finish to slide & barrel; SMITH & WESSON SPRINGFIELD, MA U.S.A. stamped to rhs of slide, M & P 40, SW monogram to lhs of slide; black polymer frame in exc. with trade mark to both sides; comes in large shooting bag with, CED7000 competition shot timer, 3.19 KG of factory FEDERAL 40 S & W hollow point ammunition, 5 x additional 10 rnd magazines, SPIKA pistol bag & laser bore light; bag has compartments for spare mags internally;  overall in exc. wo & cond. #HVP3346 Post 46’ L/R A great set up ready to take to the range

$1000 – 1500