A German hand-and-a-half sword, circa 1520/30
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Hammer price € 3,600Show related lots
DescriptionThe double-edged blade of lenticular cross-section. Heavily over-polished symbols or inscriptions on both sides with scant remnants of brass inlays. S-shaped, curved quillons with spirally fluted arms and a guard ring on one side. The replacement stepped grip with cord winding covered in leather. The pommel with spiral flutes and appliquéd riveted button. Length 113.5 cm.
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