Lot 4373

A Hungarian silver-mounted magnate‘s sabre set with stones, 19th century

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

Description

Curved single-edged blade with double-edged point decorated on both sides with engraved stars and trophy bundles. On the back of the blade maker’s inscription "Guillaume Knecht Fabriquant a Solingen". Florally chased and engraved silver hilt, the obverse with applied silver filigree set with emeralds, diamonds and a ruby. Velvet-covered wooden scabbard with three silver mounts chased en suite, each with domed decorative element on the obverse. Velvet cover with later replacement, one suspension bar missing, the chase burst on one side. Length 96 cm.

Condition: II - 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.