France - Epée d’officier de la Garde Royale 2nd restauration - Broadsword

Description
France - Epée d’officier de la Garde Royale 2nd restauration - Broadsword
Good

France, 2nd Restauration (1815-1830).
Royal Guard officer's sword
Mount of gilt molten brass (remains). Pommel engraved with a fleur-
de-lis, chiselled joining arc in the middle part of foliage
Originally filigree grip (missing filigree). Kidney-shaped clamshell
the Arms of France flanked by reeds. Counter clamshell decorated with
palmettes. Grey stained blade with small traces of oxidation,
with hollow sides and flat back, without manufacturer's mark. Mount with play.
In the condition in which it was found.
86.5 cm (blade 73.5 cm)

Lot details
Country of manufacture
France
Weapon Type
Broadsword
Sub-type
Epée d’officier de la Garde Royale 2nd restauration
Condition
Good
Overall Length
865 cm
Barrel/ blade length
735 mm
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