A two-handed sword with etched blade, Brunswick, circa 1600
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DescriptionBlade of flattened hexagonal section slightly widening towards the point. The base of the blade and the sturdy ricasso with guards decorated with etched arabesque pattern on both sides, on the blade depiction of heraldic eagle and lion, surmounted by a bird. Extended hilt in typical Brunswick shape with engraved decoration. On both sides large guard rings with internal, curved guard plates. Stepped grip with black leather cover. Biconical pommel, the upper side with cut and engraved décor. Length 173.5 cm.
High-quality processional sword in beautiful original condition.
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