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Business Travel Closure 22nd July to 17th August 2021.

Business Travel Closure July and August 2021. Closed from: Thursday 22nd July 2021 Re-opening on: Tuesday 17th August 2021 You may email order requested during this time, but we will not be able to process any payments or dispatch orders until our return on 17th August - we will respond to emails as quickly as possible during this time. We look for...
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***19/07/2021***Another 5 Star Google Business Review from One of Our Valued Clients.

CB Japanese Sword Appraisals When my husband died, he left two Japanese swords. I knew very little about them and approached Armoury Antiques and Militaria to see if they could translate the inscriptions. Neil did an appraisal of each sword, and his research surpassed my expectations. He translated and explained the inscriptions, gave the swords a ...
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***17/07/2021***Another 5 Star Google Business Review From One of Our Valued Clients.

Rys F: Outstanding service, more than friendly staff, very informative with any query. Always happy when I drop by, can't recommend them enough. Armoury Antiques and Militaria: Thank you for your very kind review - we look forward to seeing you soon.
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Our Medal Mounting and Framing Service.

Here is another example of our medal mounting and framing service - our clients are never disappointed and the displays and designs we offer are outstanding.   
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***Now Sold***Shinshinto Katana - Large and Powerful, One Signed and One Mumei.

Two very large and powerful Shinshinto Katana - rare to find good length Nagasa Katana. Contact us for further details...
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***New In***

Lots of new items just in... 
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Business Travel Closure July and August 2021.

Closed from: Thursday 22nd July 2021 Re-opening on: Tuesday 17th August 2021 You may email order requested during this time, but we will not be able to process any payments or dispatch orders until our return on 17th August - we will respond to emails as quickly as possible during this time. We look forward to seeing you on our return!
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***NOW SOLD***An Excellent 1908 (P08) Cavalry Troopers Sword.

Traces of green paint to area around the sword guard and scabbard (Green/ Khaki) and an excellent issued Enfield produced piece. Numerous Government and factory proof marks.  Hard to find in such lovely condition.
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'T' Class Signed Submariner Retirement Picture - Very Humorous.

A rare signed example of a 'T'' class submarine, which was probably commissioned for a retiring Submariner as a mark of their service with many a tale to be told... 
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***NOW SOLD***Mint Condition 1st Pattern Fairbairn-Sykes Dagger Perviously Owned By Lieutenant Colonel Sir Philip Brocklehurst - One of Ernest Shackleton's NIMROD Antartica Team Members and Silver Polar Medal Recipient.

Sir Philip Lee Brocklehurst (1887-1975) Lieutenant-Colonel and Explorer 2nd Regiment Mechanised Brigade of the Arab Legion (WW2) This dagger was gifted by Sir Philip Brocklehurst to his Doctor and friend (name given to purchaser) in Staffordshire, where the family seat was at Swythamley Hall. The Doctor and Sir Philip Brocklehurst were friends and ...
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***NOW SOLD***

Featuring: - WW1 Butcher bayonets including a saw back version; - British 1907 by Wilkinson; - French Gras;  - French Chassepot.
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***New In***Indian Rebellion Period Sepoy Mutiny Pattern 1853 Enfield 2 Band Smooth Bore Musket.

An Indian rebellion period Sepoy Mutiny period Enfield 1853 pattern rifle/ musket. Obsolete calibre and antique. Enfield Pattern 1853 Rifle/ Musket .577/ 450 calibre muzzle loading smooth bore. Used by British troops from 1853 to 1867 after which this was replaced by the incoming Snider-Enfield rifle. In excellent condition and export lug to stock....
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***New In***WW1 George V (1910-1936) Infantry Officers Sword.

A very nice condition and a nice original example complete with its original scabbard.  Hard to find these in such lovely condition. 
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**New in***c1870 African Spear.

A superb African spear with lovely shaft. This type of spear was used by the various African cultures during this period including bthe Zulu nations. A beautiful, well balanced and complete example here.  The spear measures overall 201 cm!
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***New Arrivals***26/06/2021.

Some more new arrivals fresh to the market. New stock items arriving all the time - we do not list them all on our Blog, Website or on Social Media platforms...so ask if you are looking for a specific item...
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24/06/2021***Another 5 Star Business Review from One of Our Valued Clients***

Mr. Newman: I have had three Japanese swords now appraised by the store and turnaround time has been very quick. I live in remote rural Australia and was very simple, easy process to send pics of swords and Neil would respond very quickly and provide the exact information I was after, including sword-smith's name and approx. date. Being a beginner ...
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More Genuine Japanese Armours Have Arrived, But are Selling Quickly...

We have a good stock of original, unrestored Japanese armour - a new stock of complete Gusoku have just arrived. Many of these have already been reserved as we have waiting lists and commissions from our clients for the best examples at sensible prices! Already many of the newly arrived armours have sold and are currently b...
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***New In***17/06/2021

A small selection of bits fresh in today including... WW1/ WW2 Shells, A British WW2 Helmet and Bayonets...
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***Our New Video***16/06/2021.

Here at Armoury Antiques and Militaria we are asked all the time for pictures of stock items, and, in addition, our numerous international clients would like to see inside our shop! So, here we are - enjoy and we look forward to welcoming you to our antique shop in delightful Devon. Not everything we have is in our shop (much of our stock is held in storage) - such as many of the original Japanese swords and armour we have as space is at a premium, therefore, please ask if there is something specific you are looking for. 

 

 

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***Closed for Holiday***

We will be closed for our holiday from Tuesday 15th June until Tuesday 6th July (we re-open on this date). Orders will not be processed during this time and will be dealt with on our return on Tuesday 6th July. If you wish to reserve an item, you can do this by email or via our website, however, access to and checking of emails may be intermittent ...
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Business Travel Closure July and August 2021. Closed from: Thursday 22nd July 2021 Re-opening on: Tuesday 17th August 2021 You may email order requested during this time, but we will not be able to process any payments or dispatch orders until our re...
CB Japanese Sword Appraisals When my husband died, he left two Japanese swords. I knew very little about them and approached Armoury Antiques and Militaria to see if they could translate the inscriptions. Neil did an appraisal of each sword, and his ...
Rys F: Outstanding service, more than friendly staff, very informative with any query. Always happy when I drop by, can't recommend them enough. Armoury Antiques and Militaria: Thank you for your very kind review - we look forward to seeing you soon....
Here is another example of our medal mounting and framing service - our clients are never disappointed and the displays and designs we offer are outstanding.   ...
Two very large and powerful Shinshinto Katana - rare to find good length Nagasa Katana. Contact us for further details......
Lots of new items just in... ...
Closed from: Thursday 22nd July 2021 Re-opening on: Tuesday 17th August 2021 You may email order requested during this time, but we will not be able to process any payments or dispatch orders until our return on 17th August - we will respond to email...
Traces of green paint to area around the sword guard and scabbard (Green/ Khaki) and an excellent issued Enfield produced piece. Numerous Government and factory proof marks.  Hard to find in such lovely condition....

About Us

Welcome to Armoury Antiques and Militaria and Binky’s Barn. This is a dual website with two distinct shopping experiences. Armoury Antiques and Militaria deal with all things related to swords, daggers, armour and military collectables, whilst Binky’s Barn is the Antique Furniture and Objet D'Art side of our business.

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Sale of Edged Weapons

We will require documentary evidence that you are over 18 years of age to comply with the current legislation when purchasing any edged weapons or antique flintlock/ percussion items. We will, in addition, require, a scanned copy of either your driving licence or passport as part of pur due diligence checks and legality checks. 

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Armoury Antiques and Militaria
4 The Pannier Market (Perimeter Shops)
Tavistock
Devon
PL19 0AL

Telephone: 07887 852523 Email:[email protected] 

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