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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 121

    A FINE GERMAN HORSEMAN'S ESTOC

    MID-16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FINE GERMAN HORSEMAN'S ESTOC
    MID-16TH CENTURY
    With long slender tapering blade of robust hollow-triangular section, iron hilt formed of a pair of straight rounded quillons with globular terminals, small disc-guard, the outer face lipped and carrying a triangular tube fitting over the throat of the scabbard, compressed rounded pommel, and two-stage grip bound with leather over cord
    44¼in (113cm) blade


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