117 Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC 28805
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
rapier, ricasso marked "fabrica de Toledo", hilt with castle and crown (Castile); Spanish Cavalry sword, top of blade marked "FaD Toledo 1871", steel cup hilt with curved end, sharkskin and wrapped wire grip, iron scabbard; Spanish Heavy Cavalry sword, side of blade in script "Artilleria fabrica de Toledo, Ano de 1852", four branch brass guard, wrapped wire grip, iron scabbard; longest approximately 40 in.
Provenance: From a Private Collection Assembled in Spain and Britain from the 1960s through the 1980s
typical scattered marks, oxidation to metal components, spacers missing, sharkskin grip dry with some cracking
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