21st September 2014
San Giorgio Auction House is pleased to announce to its clients the next sale of antique weapons that will take place after the summer break and that presents an important collection of Risorgimento militaria with examples of great rarity and interest as well as a substantial group of Italian and foreign sabres and swords.
Without doubt a group of extremely rare oriental weapons will also be of significance for the experts in the field.
The European firearms section includes an important pair of Saxonwheel-lock pistols coming from the sale of the Dresdenarmoury, [...]
- ORIENTAL ART
- ANTIQUE ARMS AND MILITARIA
The Genoese Knife
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by Andrea Buti