Leather covered waisted wood grip. The guard of very fine quality with incised decoration. This schivona was doubtless carried by one of Emperor Charles VI Dalmatian guards. Condition is fine, the blade with clear engraving and only minor surface rust. Grip is fine as is basket.This is the first schiavona broadsword we have had the pleasure to offer with an undeniable imperial association. Charles VI was an important European monarch throughout the first and second quarter of the 18th century. If you are looking to add a great schivona with real historical value to your collection here it is. 44 inches overall and homogenous. A totally fresh sword fom a private collection where it has rested for half a century.
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This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Swords & Sabers\European & Mediterranean\Renaissance". The seller is "collectors5405" and is located in Culver City, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.