13 septembre 2017

A silver mounted and mother of pearl decorated dagger, Vietnam, circa 1900

Lot 35. A silver mounted and mother of pearl decorated dagger, Vietnam, circa 1900. Estimate 600 €. Courtesy Czerny’s Straight, double-edged blade; the grip covered with silver foil finely decorated with a dragon in high relief on both sides; wooden scabbard finely decorated with mother-of-pearl inlays portraying a pen, scrolls, a mandolin, a shell and floral decorations, silver mounts embossed with floral motifs. length 48.5 cm.  Belles et Rares Armes Antiques &... [Lire la suite]