Ancient Roman Iron Gladius Lamina with its tip for the (now lost) sheath - 64×4.9 cm - (2)

Description
Ancient Roman Iron Gladius Lamina with its tip for the (now lost) sheath - 64×4.9 cm - (2)
II Century A.D.

Important Roman sword, datable to the 2nd century AD, complete with the tip of the bronze sheath. In excellent condition, compatibly for such an ancient object, professionally cleaned and preserved. The object is completely original, without restored parts. Total length 640 mm, blade length 490 mm, blade width 63 mm.

It comes from the 54th auction of Hermann Historica (11 April 2008), lot 38, and has also been exhibited at the exhibition of the State Police on May 21, 2011 in Siena (see catalogues).

The object is perfectly legal, declared to the Archaeological Superintendence and sold in compliance with Legislative Decree 42/2004 (documents available for the buyer).
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Important Roman sword, dated to the 2nd century A.D., complete with the bronze sheath tip. In excellent condition, compatible for such an ancient object, professionally clean and preserved. The object is completely original, with no restored parts. Total length 640 mm, blade length 490 mm, blade width 63 mm

It comes from the 54th auction of Hermann Historica (April 11, 2008), lot 38, and was also exhibited at the State Police exhibition of May 21, 2011 in Siena (see catalogues).

The item is perfectly legal, declared to the Archaeological Superintendent and sold in observance of D. Lgs 42/2004 (documents available to the buyer).


The Supplier guarantees that he legally acquired this lot.
Statement of provenance seen by Catawiki.


Important information.
The seller guarantees that he has the right to ship this lot.
The seller will take care to arrange any necessary permits.
The seller shall inform the buyer of this if it takes more than a few days.

Lot details
Culture
Ancient Roman
Material
Iron
Number of objects
2
Object
Gladius Lamina with its tip for the (now lost) sheath
Dimensions
64×4.9 cm
Century/ Timeframe
II Century A.D.
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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