A German two-hand sword, circa 1600
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DescriptionThe double-edged blade of flattened diamond section, the sturdy ricasso punched with wavy marks on both sides. A small smith's mark on both sides of the two guards. The extended iron quillons widening slightly downwards, with finials in the form of fleur-de-lys motifs and oval, lateral guard rings. The grip set off by balusters with the original leather cover, remnants of the cloth tassels and a double conical, iron pommel. Length 167.5 cm.
Provenance:Hermann Historica, Auction 68, lot no. 3728.
Condition: II Questions about the lot?