A European smallsword

Item:
531
Region:
Europe
Type:
Smallswords
Description:
A European smallsword, late 18th century. The blade of flattened diamond section with etched decoration. The gilt brass hilt chiselled with bands of foliage tied at intervals. The hilt retains nearly all its original fire gilt finish, the blade has been cleaned leaving some light pitting.
Metrics:
Blade length 29½" (75cms) Overall length 36¼" (92cms)
Price:
£545