A German late Gothic hand-and-a-half estoc, circa 1450
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DescriptionNarrow, slightly conically tapering thrusting blade with a flattened medial ridge. The upper third with a slender fuller on both sides, struck with the silver-inlaid inscription "F P F". The ends of the straight quillons widening conically outwards. Original grip with remnants of the cord winding covered in leather. Octagonal pommel, a silver-inlaid Jerusalem cross mark in the inset centre field on both sides. Pyramid-shaped riveted iron button. The metal surfaces pitted. Length 125 cm.
Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?