Lot 1409 - A194 Arms & Armour Col. Sigrist - Thursday, 24. September 2020, 05.00 PM

HELBARD

German, ca. 1550. Landsquenet weapon.
Square tip, half-moon-shaped blade with concave edge, with punctiform perforations. Beak-shaped hook with four punctiform perforations. Mark: "cross in a shield". Long langets and shaft bands, clamp. Original shaft, in part restored.
L 232.5 cm.

Provenance:
- Collection M. Sigrist, Lucerne.

The well-known landsquenet leader, Georg von Frundsberg (1773-1528), was portrayed with a similar helbard by Christoph Amberger (1505-1562).

CHF 700 / 1 000

€ 610 / 880

Sold for CHF 1 250 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.