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SWORD, Dutch/German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later.
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later
German, the blade from the 1640's, the hilt possibly later

Total length 114, hilt length 24 cm.

Droit de suite: No
Estimate: 

20 000 - 30 000 SEK

2 053 - 3 080 EUR

Hammer price: 
45 000 SEK
Provenance

Säbylund, Närke.
Tidigare rustkammaren på Wik Slott.

Literature

Schlegel, Bernhard, Stockholm, 1876, the lot described in the Armory Collection at Wik Castle as number 13:
"Svärd med lång tväeggad klinga med vackra ornament
och figurer samt inskriften: »Inter arma silent
leges. Si Deus pro nobis, qvis contra nos». »Constantes
fortuna juvat. Regere sapientia summa»

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Henrik Åberg
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Henrik Åberg
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