From the William Fagan Ltd. Collection

Swords of this form are often identified as hunting swords though it is known that they were widely, if not predominately, used as civilian side arms. The hilt is finely chiseled and retains much original blued finish. The ivory grip with its fantastic Janus form animal head and baronial helmet was made to order in Indonesia for mounting in Holland. This form of decoration was popular about 1660-80 when ivory imports from Indonesia reached their zenith. The curved blade is fashioned with a saw back, a feature common to hunting swords to facilitate the dismembering of game and carried over to side arms, evidently for fashion.

Blade length: 18”

Items containing ivory cannot be shipped outside of the U.S.

Stock Number: 98-55


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Certificate of Authenticity

All items purchased from Faganarms 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.


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Faganarms 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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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.

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