Item #: BQ2292 -- Scottish Basket Hilt Style Broadsword, Probably ca. 1900 -- $480.00
Most likely made for use in Scottish dance or parade events. Unmarked double edged blade, painted wood grip and slightly bent sheet iron basket hilt (uncharacteristically thin) lined with worn and slightly torn chamois leather. Untouched original patina and an attractive decorative wall hanger with real age. 94.5 cm. overall. Lacking scabbard.