$175.00 As found Faschinenmesser Pioneer short sword. P.D.L. maker stamp and Frederick August King of Saxony cipher marks on blade. Handle also marked on top and side. Blade length approximately 19 inches.
$5000.00 Fayetteville sabre bayonet as found with original scabbard. After the Harpers Ferry Arsenal was seized in 1861 the machinery for making rifle muskets went to Richmond and that for the 1855 rifle went to Fayetteville. For the first two years the rifles produced there were fitted with bayonet lugs for sabre bayonets that followed… Continue reading Fayetteville Sword Bayonet