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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102


    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  


    CIRCA 1780
    With tapering blade struck with a series of small marks within and about the three short narrow fullers on both sides at the forte, iron basket-guard of characteristic type incorporating thumb-ring and forward-swept rear quillon, brass shield-shaped pommel decorated on both sides with a demon mask cast in relief, and original grip with leather binding over cord (light pitting)
    36 7/8in (93.7cm) blade

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