STYLUS with its sheath - Corsica, France - 19th century

Frédéric Coridon

Description

STYLUS with its sheath
Corsica, France, 19th century
Steel, silver, mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell, leather and wood
Long. Height: 26 cm; L. of stylus: 25.3 cm
L. of blade: 15.2 cm – Width. at the heel: 1.8 cm

Single-edged and counter-edged steel blade, in its original polish, silver ring nut, ferrule and bolster engraved with floral and palmette motifs.
Rocket with sides, with twisted silver columns, mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell and wood inserts.
Wooden scabbard covered with black leather, silver yoke and stud cut with palm leaves and incised with foliage motifs. Ring and chain.
Very good condition.

No. 166 of the exhibition "THE ART OF THE BLADE"

Text and photos © FCP CORIDON
Ref. 2480

1600 €

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Frédéric Coridon
FCP CORIDON
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