An English hunting hanger

Item:
412
Region:
Britain
Type:
Swords
Description:
An English hunting hanger, late 17th Century. The blade slightly curved, the brass stirrup hilt cast with stylised figures and faces with moustaches, the tall pommel surmounted by the head of a putto. The grip formed from a natural stag horn. See H.L. Blackmore “Hunting Weapons” London 1971.
Metrics:
Blade length 17¾” (45.5cms) Overall length 23” (58.5cms)
Price:
£795