Lot 4313

A sword M 1798 for officers of the Russian infantry, engraved with numerous names of the officers

International Orders and Military Collectibles | A80m | Live auction | 1049 Lots

Description

Narrow, double-edged thrusting blade. Etched on both sides with trophies, floral décor and trophy bundles. Gilt hilt with floral décor, wrapped in brass wire and engraved with Cyrillic inscriptions "K. Schabelsky LXVII k.", "M. Chlustin LXXI k.", "Kn. Schahovskoy LXI k.", "Z. Schebeko LXIX k.", "Alexey Pazuhin LIX k.", "Amukov YIX k.", "Nikolay Butorov IXIII k.", "V. Tchebykin LXV k.". The outside of the guard plates stamped with the Cyrillic manufacturer's mark "Fokin" below the double-headed eagle. The leather-covered, wooden scabbard with brass fittings. Length 85 cm. Rare.

Condition:II

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General Information

Day 1 of our live auction "International Orders and Military Collectibles" includes 1061 lots. The auction starts on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 10:00 am with Orders and Decorations (lot no. 3851 - 3987) and continue afterwards with Military Collectibles (lot no. 3991 - 4916). 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).