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SWEDISH RAPIER, 18TH CEN. , 18th century

Lot : 11

ARMS & ASIAN WORKS OF ART

Estimate: $750.00 - $900.00

Starting Price: $0.00

Condition: Very good, scabbard is a replacement

Dimensions: Overall length: 38.5 in.

Auction Date: October 16, 2016

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Swedish rapier mo. 1701 with gilt brass mounts, blade with sharp ridge and P Stamp. A similar example is displayed at the Tojhus Museum, Copenhagen. One of the swords which Denmark took over the fortress Gottorpska Tönningens capitulation in May 1713. Identical copies encountered in Vastmanland church in 2004. The finding makes it very likely could fix those swords which guard rapier m / 1701