Allen Antiques

These are the Miscellaneous Pieces in the Allen study collection.
Lance tip

Lance tip 13th-14

Giant crossbow bolt head, or early war lance tip. Excavated condition. Long, narrow romboid point. Edges cut with simple teeth. Socket retains some of the original wood. 12 inches long.

Not for sale.

Lance tip

Lance tip circa 1480

German Rennen (joust of war) lance head. From the Bidermann collection in Stuttgart

Not for sale.

Mace

Mace 16th century

Entirely of steel, the head of six shaped flanges each extending to a reinforced point, button finial, tapering tubular haft pierced for a thong and cut with spiral lines at the grip, and rounded pommel with button terminal (heavily rust patinated overall) 62 cm.

Not for sale.

Lance tip

Lance tip 17th cent.

Lance tip. For the carousel jousts of the 17th century. Found in South Germany. Relatively small (app. 2 inches long) and seems to be cast.

Not for sale.

Rapier

Rapier 17th century

Rapier. Swept hilt. Long blade of diamond section. Tapered pommel. Wire wrap replaced.

Not for sale.

Rapier

Rapier 17th century

Long diamond shaped blade with narrow fuller toward the hilt. Flat ricasso within the hilt. Hilt formed of tapered bars of rounded form. Oringinal wire grip with turk"s head knots at each end. Pommel lightly faceted.

Not for sale.




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