18th Century Short Sword

Eighteenth century hunting short sword with engraved steel blade and horn and bronze handle. Engraved crown and star on each side with hunting scene including deer and wild boar being chased by two hounds. Engraved, "Pour un plaisir nulles douleurs ont les amants et les vasseurs." (For a pleasure, lovers and lords feel no pain). c. 1750.

31.5" L X 2.75" W   
   





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