February 06, 2020 12:00 PM EST Cincinnati
Ends February 18, 2020


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E.F. Horster Italian Naval Sword

33" spearpoint blade with 14.75" median fuller, .625" wide at ricasso.  Brass naval guard with wire-wrapped faux shagreen grip.  Lion's head pommel with crown.  Blade etched with floral and naval motifs, with E.F. Horster manufacture markings in obverse ricasso.  Leather scabbard with gilt brass mounts.  

Condition:

Fair.  Blade has some moderate oxidation  with some tarnishing to guard and mounts.  Some flaking and creasing to scabbard with fittings coming loose.  Scabbard has a tight fit and takes some effort to remove sword.

Estimate: $150 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$225
02/06/2020

 

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