Post by Jack Loomes on May 9, 2015 4:50:42 GMT
Dating: 1800 A.D.
Description: Straight blade to a blade tip and controfilo, extensively shelled and fuller with a second smaller next to the back, engraved strong, laying sun and moon with anthropomorphic face, stars and an arm holding a sword; hilt iron with solid disc and arms octagonal widened to stremità; horn handle grip, typical form with long curved appendage.
Length 75 cm.
Estimate: 250.00 € | € 300.00 May 2015
For more information on Oakeshott's Type X swords see this extract from Ewart Oakeshott's Records of the Medieval Sword