Lot 4581. Alfred of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Prince of great Britain and Ireland (1874 - 1899) - personal guard-IODINE M 1889 with Damascus blade 1893

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Auction date:18.11.2019   10:00
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Lot 4581Alfred of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Prince of great Britain and Ireland (1874 - 1899) - personal guard-IODINE M 1889 with Damascus blade 1893
Double fluted back blade is made of forged Damascus steel with double-edged tip, focus on the long, gold-plated fail-etched and gilded flowers and vines decor. On the back beat Turk's head brand with the "R" and the designation "J. Robrecht, purveyor to the court of Berlin". Remnants of gold-plated strap, the pommel cap with engraved and used as a seal suitable coat-of-arms of the Prince of the United Kingdom vessel. Fischhauthilze (partially rubbed) with silver wire winding and hook, silver garde star with remnants preserved enamel. Leather Finger Loop. Length 99 cm. Steel scabbard with two movable carrying rings (one supplements). Total length 103.5 cm. The ricasso as well as the towing plate with whipped inventory/fundus number "Q 22", below the mouth plate, and on the Qt side of the engraving sheet further and, in part, invalidated number "E. 92". Alfred of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, son of Alfred Duke of Edinburgh and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna, occurs in 1893 for a year as a Seconde-Lieutenant in the 1. Guard-Regiment on foot in. Out of rebellion against his strict mother of the Prince in friends proper love, refuge Affairs, and married in 1897, Mabel Fitzgerald, an Irish girl. In 1899 he should have during the celebrations for the silver wedding of his parents because of his mother brought Eheannullierung tried to shoot himself, and dies a week later in a Sanatorium in Merano. Condition: II -

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