Lot 3754

A German two-hand sword, circa 1600

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A80aw | Live auction | 590 Lots

Description

The 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?

General Information

Our live auction "Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world" includes 590 lots. The auction starts on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 10:00 am (lot no. 3251 - 3840). The pre-sale viewing will take place from Wednesday, 6.11. until Sunday, 10.11., and on Sunday, 17.11.2019 from 2 to 6 pm (CET).