168
168
a rare broadsword (palash), circa 1710
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 90,000 USD
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168
a rare broadsword (palash), circa 1710
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 90,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

a rare broadsword (palash), circa 1710
the blade inscribed on one side with an Imperial eagle and Solingen, the other side with "Vivat Zaar Peter Alexeits 1710," the small shield guard with the  crowned monogram, "S.V.,"  turned wood hilt, the leather-covered wood scabbard with a cross enclosing an inscription in Cyrillic, inlaid in gold, "Safeguard Your People"
length 39 1/2 in. 100.5 cm
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Catalogue Note

Sold with a copy of a certificate of expertise from A. N. Kulinski.
The initials S.V. are probably for either princely family Volkonski or Vyazemski

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