Lot 1221

A French officer's campaign sword with silver-inlaid hilt, circa 1650

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A90aw | Live auction | 116 Lots

Description

The single-edged blade with a double-edged point and shallow fullers on both sides. The ricasso with fullers on both sides, a mark stamped on the reverse. Iron knuckle-bow hilt with fine openwork guard plates on both sides. Lavishly silver-inlaid floral décor, engraved decorative bands with remnants of gilding. The grip with fine iron wire winding and Turk's heads. Slightly oval pommel with silver-inlaid embellishment. Length 103.5 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

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