Arms and Armour Online Auction

June 23, 2011

LOT 15

Lot 15

Italian or German Halberd, 16th century

Italian or German Halberd, 16th century
Lot 15 Details
Italian or German Halberd, 16th century

the tapered spike of diamond section to crescent axe blade and fluke on haft with fringe and velvet collar
height 100" — 254 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $552
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Property from the collection of Harrison M. Scheak, Toronto


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 15

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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