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

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Lot:7 , 18th C. French or Spanish Small Sword Rapier with an Elaborate Gold Gilt Hilt

Description:
18th C. French or Spanish Small Sword Rapier with an Elaborate Gold Gilt Hilt. Lovely 18th C. example with a richly gilt brass hilt showing elaborate pierced details. Elegant grip wrapped in finely braided copper wire. Mounted with a slender double-edged blade of oval cross-section. Free of markings or decorations. Rich patina and light age wear throughout. Overall length 38". Blade length 31 1/2"

Estimate: $1000-$1500

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

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