Exceptional Early Smallsword, ca. 1680

Exceptional Early Smallsword, ca. 1680

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Exceptional Early Smallsword, ca. 1680
Exceptional Early Smallsword, ca. 1680
Exceptional Early Smallsword, ca. 1680
Exceptional Early Smallsword, ca. 1680

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Iron hilt featuring asymmetrical shell guard, pas d’ane, knucklebow, and spherical pommel; chiseled ensuite with gilt classical figures on a blackened background. Spiral shaped grip intricately wrapped with alternating twisted black iron and copper wire; turks heads top and bottom. Narrow hexagonal-section 32 3/4" rapier blade with short single fuller each side, stamped “HEINRICH * COLL ** ” (Probably Heinrich Coll the Younger, ca. 1650 -1700 of Solingen). Retains remains of red textile blade washer. An exceptional quality transitional rapier/smallsword in very good plus original condition. Minor rubbing to the gilt and blackened background. Blade clean and smooth, with small areas of tiny pinprick pitting. Overall length 39 ½".

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  • Reference #
  • SS658
  • Quantity
  • 1
  • Category
  • Militaria & Weapons
  • Department
  • Antiques
  • Year
  • ca. 1680
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  • Condition
  • VG+

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