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

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Lot:21 , Rare 17th C. Polish Winged Hussar's KONCHAR / KARABELA Sword

Description:
Rare 17th C. Polish Winged Hussar's KONCHAR / KARABELA Sword. An exceptionally rare and massive example of the 17th C. Polish fighting sword used by Winged Hussars having a Karabela style iron-mounted hilt with ribbed leather-covered grip. Mounted with a straight and powerful hallow-ground blade of large triangular section, equally effective for thrusting as well as slashing blows. Fearsome weapon of extreme length and battle capabilities, in its leather-covered wooden scabbard having iron mounts chiseled with floral decorations.
Overall length 44". Blade length 37"

Estimate: $3500-$4500

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

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