Lot 4291

A Venetian silver-mounted dagger, circa 1700

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

Hammer price € 5,200

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Triangular stabbing blade with three pierced holes, two fullers, and baluster-shaped shoulder. Gilt silver hilt with globular elements cut in a spiral design. The obverse featuring an intricate ornament decorated with cabochons. Grip bound with silver wire and gilt Turk's heads, on gilt ribbed ball stopper pommel. Silver scabbard engraved all-over with flowers and trophy bundles, the gilt chape decorated en suite to the pommel. On the back an eyelet with relief ornamentation and chiselled monogram "I.G."
Fine, rare dagger in good condition. Length 53 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.