Lot Archive


№ 1432 x


17 September 2004

Hammer Price:

A Scottish Lord Lieutenant’s courtsword, the 31 inch blade etched with thistles and foliage, and retailer’s name Holbeck & Son, Covent Garden, gilt hilt chased overall with foliage, fluted pommel, the shell guard with afixed silver thistle, copper wire bound grip, in its black leather scabbard, with three gilt mounts, gilding dulled overall, scabbard broken £120-150