Lot 7017

Two Cretan knives, 19th century

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | O88aw | Online auction | 367 Lots

Hammer price € 1,600

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Description

Both knives with sturdy, single-edged blades, one with a delicate inscription in calligraphy on the obverse and floral etching and date on the reverse. Both knives with chased grip ferrules and straps in silver and iron, riveted ivory and bone grip scales respectively. Each in a leather-covered wooden scabbard. Different traces of age and use. Length 33 and 38 cm.

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General Information

Our online auction "Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world" includes 367 lots. The auction starts on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 10:00 am (CET). The pre-sale view will take place from June 16 -19, 2021 from 11 am to 17 pm (CET).