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

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Lot:18 , Attractive 17th - 18th C. Style Spanish or Italian Rapier Sword

Description:
Attractive 17th - 18th C. Style Spanish or Italian Rapier Sword. Very well made long example with a robust steel hilt mounts featuring open work flower-shaped dish guard and chiseled steel decorations, one side of the cross-guard lacking. With its finely braided wired grip and elaborate fluted pommel. Mounted with a long and sturdy double-edged blade of a diamond cross-section having a deep short fuller to each side. Overall length 44 3/4". Blade length 36 1/2"

Estimate: $1500-$2500

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

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