Date of the Auction:
March 01, 2019 10:00 am PST

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Lot:1 , 18th C. French Versailles Grenadier Officer's PALASCH Sword

Description:
18th C. French Versailles Grenadier Officer's PALASCH Sword. A Massive example of pre-Napoleonic era grenadier officer's weapon with a straight single-edged multi-fullered blade finely engraved on both sides of the lower blade. With its massive brass-mounted hilt having open flaming grenade to the guard and leather-covered wooden grip, guard is hallmarked Versailles and Regiment numbered. Showing fine patina and light age wear throughout. Rare example. Overall length 41 1/2". Blade length 35 1/2"

Estimate: $2000-$3000

Prebidding Ends: March 01, 2019 09:00 am PST

Live Internet Bidding Begins: March 01, 2019 10:00 am PST