16th Century Rapier With Guilded Hilt

16th Century Rapier With Guilded Hilt

Cataloged Antique Auction Saturday, June 15th – 16th Century Rapier With Guilded Hilt

16th Century Rapier W/ Gilded Hilt. 34 in. double edged tapered blade is in good condition with some tarnish and pitting. The gilded hilt has a sweeping 3 branch hand guard with cross guard and reticulated bowl, the bowl has a fancy scalloped edge and engraved birds in the center, spherical pommel and carved wood grip 2.75 in. long. The center branch of the 3 branch guard has a crack in it, the grip has a hairline lengthwise. overall length 42.5 in.

Estimate: $1500 – $2500


Cataloged Antique Auction Saturday, June 15th @ 11AM
Saturday, June 15th @ 11AM
Previews: Fri. 10AM – 5PM & Sat. 8AM – 11AM

Fontaine’s Auction Gallery
1485 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone: 413-448-8922
Fax: 413-442-1550
info@fontainesauction.com

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