Spanish Cup-Hilt Broadsword Sword



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Spanish Cup-Hilt Broadsword Sword

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Spanish Cup-Hilt Broadsword Sword
ca. 1700-1800

Content Description: 

Sword. Spanish Cup-Hilt broadsword of the plain Caribbean style. Large rounded iron cup counterguard. Handgrip appears to be horn with mildly faceted sides, having an upper and lower half. Rounded bronze or brass knob pommel. Straight iron rounded bar quillions extend out from cup guard and have bronze or brass knob finials. Curved iron knucklebone. Straight double edged blade has three thin fullers on upper part of blade. Blade is wide at hilt and tapers gradually to a point.

Physical Description: 

OAL: L: approx. 40" W: approx. 10" Blade L: approx. 34"
500 S Bronough St,Florida,Tallahassee,32399