Lot 4259

A German late Gothic war hammer, circa 1500

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A83aw | Live auction | 414 Lots

Hammer price € 2,400

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Description

The slender spike of diamond section, the ridges offset. An illegible smith's mark stamped on one side. A sturdy, slightly curved, quadrangular beak, the hammer head on the opposite side ending in four spikes. The mounted side straps with two quadrangular spikes inset on the side. The rectangular hardwood haft with stepped, bevelled edges. The upper quarter of the shaft is original, the rest a good replacement. Length 202 cm.

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The auction includes 416 lots and starts on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4416. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.