Lot 1383

A heavy German mace, mid-16th century

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A82aw | Live auction | 559 Lots

Hammer price € 3,000

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Description

The large head composed of seven inset flanges, soldered with copper. The heavily curving flanges with rectangular, reinforced points, a short, quadrangular spike at the top. Hollow-forged shaft with a chiselled décor of spiral flutes. The side seam soldered with copper. A double perforation for the lanyard above the offset handle. A semi-circular, grooved knob at the lower end. Length 62 cm.Condition: III + Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 559 lots and starts on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 1001 - 1559. The pre-sale viewing will take place from May 21 - 24, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.