Military Swords

While modern fighting often makes use of advanced weaponry and ballistics, armed forces spent several hundred years wielding blades of various types in battle as their primary weapons. The Military Swords department here at Dark Knight Armoury includes a range of decorative and functional military sabers and swords modeled mainly on those used by militaries around the world up through the 1800s. Our officers swords and NCO sabers often feature ornate etching and decorative elements, while other cavalry sabers and infantry swords possess a more clean-cut look. Many of these pieces work well for military re-enactments, providing the ideal touch of realism to your attire. Whether you are looking for an American Revolution sword, a German battle saber, or a Russian officer shashka, you can find the ideal blade here!
1796 Light Cavalry Saber
Known as the finest cutting sword ever manufactured, few blades have the history and fame that the 1796 Light Cavalry Saber has. This style of saber was later adopted by several countries, used primarily during the Napoleonic Wars.
Price: $117.00
1796 Light Cavalry Saber
The 1796 Light Cavalry Saber with Leather Scabbard is based on a weapon widely used by the British and their Prussian allies under General Blucher in the Battle of Waterloo. A supreme cutting weapon, this sword was used up into the 20th century.
Price: $410.00
On Sale For: $328.00
1796 Light Cavalry Saber
The 1796 Light Cavalry Saber with Steel Scabbard is based on the weapon widely used by the British and their Prussian allies at the Battle of Waterloo. Its sharpened forward edge gives the blade ferocious cutting power.
Price: $400.00
On Sale For: $320.00
1840 NCO Sword
Perfect for military enthusiasts, the 1840 NCO Sword displays the style still used today for honor guards and presentations. This type of sword has been carried by sergeants and other non-commissioned officers since the Civil War.
Price: $53.90
On Sale For: $48.51
1840 Non Commissioned Sword
Displaying a cast brass hilt with a ribbed grip, the 1840 Non Commissioned Sword was carried by American soldiers during the Mexican War, the American Civil War, and the Spanish American War, and is still worn by Army sergeants.
Price: $130.00
1840 Wood Handle Cavalry Trooper Sword
Nicknamed Old Wristbreaker due to its heavy blade, the Model 1840 Cavalry Saber as US Army sword based on the 1822 French hussar sabre. This 1840 Wood Handle Cavalry Trooper Sword is inspired by that traditional military sword.
Price: $53.50
On Sale For: $48.15
1860 Black Handle Cavalry Saber
This 1860 Black Handle Cavalry Saber is based on the Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber. First used on both sides of the American Civil War, there were three different versions made, for officers, enlisted men, and ceremonial use.
Price: $53.50
On Sale For: $48.15
1917 Cutlass by Cold Steel
In 1917, the US Navy decided to replace its Model 1860 cutlass which had been in service for 57 years. Cold Steels modern recreation of the 1917 Cutlass is as authentic as possible, modeled after an original copy in a personal collection.
Price: $290.00
On Sale For: $232.00
1917 Hybrid Cutlass by Cold Steel
Inspired by the 1904 Austrian Saber (07-88PSB) and the 1917 Cutlass (07-88CS), the 1917 Hybrid Cutlass by Cold Steel combines features from these magnificent weapons to produce a fierce design for the ultimate close quarters weapon.
Price: $300.00
On Sale For: $240.00
1917 Saber by Cold Steel
While not an exact copy of a historical saber, our 1917 Saber has a lot to offer the modern swordsman and is truly a cut and thrust weapon to be reckoned with, capable of fearsome cuts and thrusts while maintaining a sturdy defense.
Price: $340.00
On Sale For: $272.00
1940s Soviet General Saber
The cavalry saber has always been a prolific weapon, used during times of war for centuries. The 1940s Soviet General Saber is a stunning depiction of a sword used by officers of the Soviet Army, used both in battle and to show prestige
Price: $225.00
American Revolution Saber
The American Colonists were, like most of Europe, fond of the dashing French Hussar. The handmade hilt of this American Revolution Saber reflects the 1700s French style. This well-balanced, fast sword was designed for mounted combat.
Price: $150.00
APOC Tactical Cutlass
Whether it be plague, natural disaster, mass hysteria, nuclear fallout, zombie hordes, alien invasion, or cyborg warfare, the APOC Tactical Cutlass Sword features a trim and brutal profile designed to withstand bleak future days.
Price: $189.00
Black Blade Naval Cutlass
Every sailor needs a sword to keep the crew and cargo safe, so make sure yours gets the job done and looks spectacular while doing it. With this Black Blade Naval Cutlass, you will own a sleek and functional weapon worthy of a captain.
Price: $150.00
Blackened Cavalry Sword
Do not let the name fool you into thinking that this is a blade just to wield on horseback. The Blackened Cavalry Sword is a multi-purpose weapon, one that will serve you well on the high seas, on horseback, in the military, and more.
Price: $126.00
Blackout Combat Tanto Sword
Combining tradition and innovation, our Blackout Combat Tanto Sword is a contemporary and transformative take on an enduring USMC sword design. This combat blade comes with a nylon sheath and features a unique design from end to end.
Price: $39.95
British Infantry Officers Sword
The 1897 Pattern British Infantry Officers sword, developed towards the end of the reign of Queen Victoria, is the pattern still carried today. The three-quarter basket and finely etched 32.5-inch blade carry the cipher of Edward VII.
Price: $270.00
British Light Cavalry Sabre
The 1796 Pattern British Light Cavalry Sabre saw service in the Battle of Waterloo, where it had also been adopted by the Prussian allies of the British under Blucher, whose name has become synonymous with the sword.
Price: $270.00
Combat Commander Saber
A tried and tested weapon, the Combat Commander Saber is a functional sword with a full-tang blade and is made of 1050 carbon steel with a black hard coating finish. The black ABS handle has a soft textured TPR covering.
Price: $92.00
German SS Saber
Sabers can trace their origins back as far as the 1500s, to the European backsword. Originally a functional arms, they have remained a part of an officers attire, even into modern times. This German SS Saber is one such example of that.
Price: $135.00

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