Antique 19th C. Austrian Hunting Sword with Dragon motif (ID: e407)
Antique 19th C. Austrian Hunting Sword with Dragon motif
|( ID: e407 )|
A very fine quality 19th C. European hunting sword, likely Austrian or German, from 1830s or so. This example has a nicely gilded brass handle carved and the crossguard is in the shape of a sleeping dragon, very fine imagery for this kind of dagger. The blade is in good condition and the handle are tight with no shaking. Overall length is 24", blade is 19".