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4 of the most expensive ancient weapons

Napoléon Bonaparte, Theodore Roosevelt and Ulysses Grand, and the antique weapons they owned.

These weapons, besides being the most expensive, they are unique and antique.

Napoleon Bonaparte's sabre

The blade of the sabre is of damascus steel, the hilt is of gilded bronze, and the point resembles a lion's head with a movable ring in the mouth. In 1978 Napoleon's sabre was recognised as a national treasure of France. It was sold at auction for the sum of 6.4 million dollars.

Hunting rifle made for Theodore Roosevelt

It was made in 1908 and is believed to be his favorite hunting rifle. It was sold in 2010 for the sum of $862,500.

The sabres of Julis Grand

Ulysses S. Grand was a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He has been described as one of the greatest generals of his time and the greatest strategist of all time. The medal was awarded to him for his achievements during the war. In 2006, the sword sold for $1.6 million.

 1847 Colt Whitneyville-Walker revolver

This weapon was for 100 years the most powerful revolver. It sold at auction for $920,000. And the title of most powerful revolver was taken from it by the 44 Magnum.

This concludes our ranking of some of the most expensive antique weapons. Stay tuned for more interesting articles from the "Top 4" category

Sources: profit.bg

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