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

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Lot:4 , Rare 17th - Early 18 C. Dutch or Italian Cavalry Sword With Fine Chiseled Steel Mounts.

Description:
Rare 17th - Early 18 C. Dutch or Italian Cavalry Sword With Fine Chiseled Steel Mounts. Spectacular quality horsemen's saber with wonderful quality chiseled steel hilt mounts and carved ebony grip. Wearing a broad lightly curved single-edged blade with one wide and one narrow fuller to each side. Exhibiting partially worn etched decorations of Ottoman motives. No visible maker marks. Probably a privately purchased example for a military figure of status and rank. Beautiful patina throughout and a seldom encountered type of weapon. Overall length 40". Blade length 33 1/2"

Estimate: $4000-$6000

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

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