Edged Weapons

English Rapier c.1630-1640

English Rapier c.1630-1640 with tapering double edged blade of shallow diamond section 960mm long with 170mm long central fuller stamped Ferara the forte stamped with unidentified armourers marks, iron hilt comprising shallow dished guard chiselled with faces etc linked by a pair of scrolls on each side with central knops, recurved quillons, knuckleguard with central knop and screwed to reeded pommel, grip bound with twisted wire and turks head knots.

Good condition,steel patinated,grip wire expertly replaced.


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