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Sword with Mother-of-pearl Grip

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2765M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Sword with Mother-of-pearl Grip, unmarked, the blade with small areas of gilt engraved decoration, with brass guard and hilt decorated with various motifs including classical portrait heads, eagle head quillon, and caryatid pommel, the grip composed of panels of mother-of-pearl, lg. 37 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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