16th Century Falchion Sword

£1,250.00

A very rare example of a Falchion sword, circa 1600

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A very rare example of a Falchion sword, this one is late 15th century early 16th. This sword of hanger size, broadened to the end with a decorative spear point terminal. twenty seven and three quarter inches overall with the blade of twenty on inches. Because of its size it may have been used in a marine environment for work and closed quarter fighting. The S shaped hilt with wooden grip and early flat round pommel. Pitted throughout but still retains it’s weight. A very interesting piece of over 500 years old.