A 1798 Pattern Scottish Officer's Basket-Hilted Broadsword
Lot 164
A 1798 Pattern Scottish Officer's Basket-Hilted Broadsword
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,784) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 1798 Pattern Scottish Officer's Basket-Hilted Broadsword
Circa 1798-1828
With tapering double-edged blade etched 'J.J. Runkel. Solingen.' within the central fuller along each side of the forte, brass hilt retaining some original gilding and comprising guard of slender rounded bars framing plain panels, slender fore-guards and flat rear quillon, fluted bun-shaped pommel, and spirally-grooved fishskin-covered grip bound with twisted wire (loose)
78 cm. blade
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