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    Sale 5854

    Arms & Armour

    18 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 82

    A GERMAN LEFT-HAND DAGGER; TWO LOW COUNTRIES BALLOCK DAGGERS; AN ITALIAN STILETTO; A BRITISH MILITARY DIRK; AND A GERMAN IRON DAGGER SCABBARD

    THE FIRST CIRCA 1600; THE SECOND TWO EACH PARTLY 16TH CENTURY; THE REMAINING THREE PIECES LATE 18TH AND 17TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A GERMAN LEFT-HAND DAGGER; TWO LOW COUNTRIES BALLOCK DAGGERS; AN ITALIAN STILETTO; A BRITISH MILITARY DIRK; AND A GERMAN IRON DAGGER SCABBARD
    THE FIRST CIRCA 1600; THE SECOND TWO EACH PARTLY 16TH CENTURY; THE REMAINING THREE PIECES LATE 18TH AND 17TH CENTURY
    The first in excavated condition, with iron hilt with slender arched quillons and ring-guard; the ballock daggers each with excavated blade and later hilt; the stiletto adapted from a small-sword and with chiselled iron hilt; the dirk excavated, with recurved quillons and fluted ivory grip; and the scabbard also excavated (acid-cleaned), with pierced embossed ornament
    The first 17¾in (47.7cm) (6)


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