Lot 1095

Seven French and British execution marks, 18th - 19th century

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A90aw | Live auction | 276 Lots

Description

Three pendants in the shape of a falling hatchet. Two made of bronze, one of bone. Length 3.2 - 6 cm. One bronze pendant with detailed depiction of a guillotine. Engraved "SJ" on the reverse. Length 4 cm. Bronze gallows pendant with the year 1841 punched into it. Also two gallows tokens made of coins, one with the inscription "The long drop", the other with "Hung". Diameter 3.2 cm and 1.7 cm. Rare tokens of legal history!

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General Information

The auction starts on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1001 - 1276. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).