Lot 1227

A German medieval sword with Passau blade, circa 1380

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Description

Narrow thrusting blade of flattened diamond section, the medial ridge flattened in the upper third. Silver-inlaid, stylised Passau wolf mark and three unidentified symbols on one side, a straight arm cross flanked by two other symbols on the opposite side. The quillons with conically tapering arms, angled slightly toward the blade. Narrow, slightly tapered tang, the octagonal disc pommel with an inverse, silver-inlaid cross on both sides. Original, finely stepped, riveted brass button. Length 105 cm.

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General Information

The auction starts on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1001 - 1286. The pre-sale view will take place from 9 - 14 May 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).