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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 57

    A GERMAN HALBERD

    SECOND HALF OF THE 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN HALBERD
    SECOND HALF OF THE 16TH CENTURY
    With tapering central spike of stiff-diamond section flattened at the base, angular blade pierced with a quatrefoil, rear fluke pierced with a slipped-trefoil, and open socket extending to form a pair of long straps (haft modern)
    The head 23½in (59.7cm)


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