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Continental Steel Basket-hilted Rapier

Auction:
2332
Lot:
685
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Steel Basket-hilted Rapier, with wooden grip, spherical pommel, straight twisted quillons, with three arched hand guards pierced with crosses, lg. 54 in.

Provenance: Higgins Armory Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Higgins Armory Museum, Massachusetts, Basket-hilted sword, Blade weapons, Crossguard, Hilt, Rapier, Swords

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