|Posted: Thu 11 Aug, 2005 5:20 am Post subject: 2 new baskethilts at Rod Akeroyd & Sons
New at Rod Akeroyd & Sons !
A Scottish basket hilted broad sword circa 1715 with a 33" double edged blade with 3 fullers and marked within the fullers Andria Farara.
A Scottish Basket-hilted broad sword with 32" double edged blade with twin fullers and floral engraving.circa 1715.
The blade on the second one looks like it took a pretty mean hit at some point, both have grips that are probably replacement !
*click on the links for more photos & price.
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'Gott Bewahr Die Oprechte Schotten'
XX ANDRIA XX FARARA XX