Lot 1213

A South German two-hand sword, circa 1580

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Hammer price € 10,000

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Description

Sturdy, double-edged blade widening slightly towards the point. The sturdy ricasso with two lateral guards, the original leather cover with incised ornamentation and point decorations. Blackened, ridged quillons with incised ornamentation, the arms angled slightly toward the blade, terminating in three decorative spirals. Side-mounted spirals, the large guard rings entwined around fleur-de-lys motifs. Stepped grip with original black leather cover. The double tapered pommel with six grooves and incised ornamentation. Length 165 cm.

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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).