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    Lot of Two European Swords. Comprising: 1.) Spanish military sword. 30 ½-inch straight, bright blade with "FABRICA DE TOLEDO" on the obverse ricasso. Bright plated hilt with unpierced guard bearing an eagle surmounted by a crown. Checkered grips. Plated metal scabbard with one mounting ring. 2.) Unidentified continental sword. 31-inch curved blade with faint traces of etched floral designs on either side. Iron hilt and "P" guard. Grooved wooden grip. No visible maker's marks. Lacks scabbard.

    Condition: 1.) Very good. Blade remains generally bright; scabbard with some loss to plating. 2.) About very good. Blade with uniform gray patina and a few small nicks in the cutting edge. Hilt with about 75% black paint remaining.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    11th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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