Lot 1410* - A198 Arms & Armour - Thursday, 30. September 2021, 05.00 PM
OPULENTLY DECORATED GLAIVE
With the three crowns and the lion (as a shield holder), the weapon on offer makes reference to the coat-of-arms of the Swedish Kingdom; the dolphin represents Sweden's proximity to the sea. This very decorative, carefully-crafted Historicism weapon is likely to have been commissioned. It was sold as an original at the Auction Fischer, Lucerne 2000 under Lot No. 16 for CHF 14'000.-.
CHF 1 500 / 2 500
€ 1 400 / 2 340