Lot 191

Necessary dagger in Renaissance style.
Gilt and chased bronze mount. Chiselled clover pommel in relief of masks and globes. Handle chiselled with standing figures and scrolls. Ring guard decorated with a female mask and two long quittons, curved downwards and chiselled with foliage. Blade with a median edge reinforced at the heel. Wooden scabbard covered with black cloth with two large and beautifully carved brass fittings, chiselled in the round with figures in arms, masks, flowers and foliage. A cope containing a knife and a pick with ebony handles and gilded brass trimmings chiselled with characters.
Length. 48 cm
B.E. Great quality.
Late 18th or early 19th century.

Location of the item
France - 75008 Paris