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Auction 97 / Antique Arms & Militaria

Auction 97 / Antique Arms & Militaria

Viale Brigate Partigiane, 136R - Genoa

Viewing

2nd - 9th July 2018 (excl. Saturdays & Sundays)
Times: 9:00 AM-1:00 PM / 2:00-6:00 PM

Sale

10th-11th July 2018 at 3:00 PM

Summer Auction in Genoa.
The San Giorgio Auction House is delighted to announce its forthcoming important sale of antique arms, which will include pieces of extraordinary value and rarity: seventeenth-century wheel-lock pistols, an interesting collection of military ordinance weapons, superb firearms for an officer, an important hunting dagger belonging to the “Thurn und Taxis” family, inventors of the modern postal system who were originally from Bergamo and then moved to Bavaria; halberds, artilleries, Haute Époque helmets, among which stands out a three-comb morion of regal provenance, civilian pistols, high level oriental weapons, a Damascus steel scimitar owned by the Duke of Feltre and a superb Bohemian carbine of remarkable quality.

A Mameluke sabre - France, 1816

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