Cinquedea

Steel, bronze, gold, copper and wood, fire-gilded and etched | c. 1500 (blade (Italian))

Unknown Artist / Maker

Cinquedea, composed of a circular pommel, similar in form to that on A738, of gilt bronze with roped edge, sunk centre with a profile bust on either in relief; curved guard of gilt bronze, formed like acanthus leaves; grip of wood, spirally fluted, w...
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