Lot 4307

A German knightly sword with inscription, circa 1100

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

Hammer price € 8,200

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Description

Sturdy double-edged blade with flat fullers on both sides. One side with barely legible inscription inlaid in silver between two cross symbols. Iron quillons slightly curved towards the blade with tapered arms. Sturdy, slightly conical tang with Brazil-nut pommel. Length 98 cm.
Beautiful knightly sword from the time of the early crusades.
Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?

General Information

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.