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

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Lot:24 , 18th C. American Revolution era Scottish Basket Hilt Broad Sword Broadsword

Description:
18th C. American Revolution era Scottish Basket Hilt Broad Sword Broadsword. With its iron or steel basket guard with open bars and pierced decorations of distinctive pattern, leather covered grip with heavy brass wire bondage. Mounted with a broad double edged blade marked to a member of a famous Spanish blacksmiths clan of 17th and 18th century. Good condition overall with heavy patina and wear consistent with the age and extensive battle use of these famous Scottish weapons. Overall length 37 1/4. Blade length 30 1/2"

Estimate: $3000-$4500

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