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Spanish colonial side knife with "D" guard, late 1700s.

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Artifacts Start Price:150.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 300.00 USD
Spanish colonial side knife with  D  guard, late 1700s.
SOLD
200.00USD+ (38.00) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2019 May 03 @ 17:53UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Spanish colonial side knife with "D" guard, late 1700s. 324 grams, 15" overall length, 9" blade length. Hand-forged knife (with forge marks clearly visible) typical of the Spanish frontier (found in Mexico) in a simple design with D-guard secured to blade by forged rivet, decoration on end, simple wood grips with file decoration on tang, the metal bright with some age toning, very few pitted areas, still very sharp. Pedigreed to our Auction #18, with original lot-tag #1219, and pedigreed to the Stuart Auerbach collection (see lot 4).