Sword with scabbard. China. 18th century.
Bronze, includes a base.
Size: 61 x 5 cm (with scabbard); 59 x 4 cm.
Sword with a double-edged blade and a pointed finish that has a hilt decorated with vegetable shapes and slightly relief plant elements, in addition to a gold-coloured band.
In addition, it has a scabbard, also decorated with vegetable elements, but, in the centre of it, these have been placed on a red textile background.
Purchased by the current owner in 2015 in London UK from an art gallery (C.M.), previous, private collection owned before 1980s.
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- Ancient Chinese
- Sword with scabbard.
- Century/ Timeframe
- siglo XVIII
- Good Condition, See Photo