Lot 2236: A heavy German small sword, circa 1600
October 26, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Sturdy double-edged blade with long fullers on both sides. The base of the blade struck with decorative ornaments and inscription "IOHANNE PARTE". The ricasso struck with mark (crown above two crossed swords) on both sides. Iron swept hilt, the guard plates partly worn through by cleaning within the fullers. Grip with lateral fullers and original brass wire wrap with Turk's heads. Cylindrical, fluted pommel. Length 110.5 cm. Collection Paul, Berlin. Hermann Historica, auction October 1999, lot 831.
Condition Report: II
Notes: Schwerter, Degen und Rapiere