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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    A BARDISCHE

    17/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BARDISCHE
    17/18TH CENTURY
    With characteristic long knife blade with convex cutting edge, the back edge formed with a pierced small projection towards the point, open socket, and the base of the blade drawn-out to a short strap, on an octagonal haft studded with patterns of domed iron nails over its length, and fitted with spiked iron shoe
    The head 22 5/8in (56.9cm)


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