Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    European Bell Cup Rapier. Having a 43 1/2-inch tapered straight blade of diamond section with 7 1/4-inch single narrow median fuller. Valley of fuller marked: WOWOW. Base of blade with painted consignor's inventory number: "EL-668". Deep bell cup, pierced with interlocking scrolls. Plain recurved quillons and single bar knucklebow. One-piece grip, with later copperwire rewrap and turks' heads. Engraved orb-shaped iron pommel with button finial. No scabbard. Condition: Good to very good. Metal showing grey age patina and scattered pitting overall. Grip and turks' heads are later replacements.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 780

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 May 2 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search