From the William Fagan Ltd. Collection

This elegant sword was made for civilian use in accordance with the evolving fencing styles of the day which originated in Italy. The large well balanced hilt provides protection on both sides with pierced plates. While similar in proportions to the large military rapiers used by cavalry, this example has a slender blade designed for thrusting and the blood duel. The blade is by the Spanish maker, TOMAS AIALA and so marked in the fullers. The slender blades used in civilian dueling could break and Spanish blades were highly regarded and used extensively in Northern Italy. Two further example of Italian rapiers with blades by Thomas Aiala are in the Wallace collection, #A567 and #A643.35 1/4" length blade.

Stock Number: 98-28

$6,800.00

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Certificate of Authenticity

All items purchased from Fagan Arms are accompanied by a signed and dated Certificate of Authenticity with the name of the item and its unique item number for future reference.

Certificates are suitable for display with your item, and can easily be mounted in a 8½" x 5½" frame. Our certificates are printed on an acid free 65lb cardstock. This means your certification will not turn yellow or deteriorate over time.

A NORTH ITALIAN RAPIER C.1620

Extended Payment Plans

Fagan Arms offers two types of payment plans to help you purchase this special piece for your collection.

Standard Payment Plan (4 Months)

For orders totaling $100 or more, our Standard Payment Plan is available to all of our customers. The total is split into 4 equal payments with the first payment required as a deposit. The balance will be due within 4 months, and your order will be shipped to you upon receipt of the final payment.

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Extended Payment Plan (12 Months)

For orders totaling $600 or more, our Extended Payment Plan is available to all of our customers. The total is split into 12 equal monthly payments, with the first months payment being required as a deposit.

Pay just $566.66 today with 11 additional monthly payments of $566.66.

All payment plans are extended as a courtesy to our customers with no interest or fees.
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