1st March 2015
To inaugurate the new premises of the San Giorgio Auction House and for their 50th auction to be held on Sunday 1st March 2015, clients can partake in the sale of an important range of lots, enticing both for their quality and rarity.
These include a significant collection of rare Dutch, Italian and English flintlock pistols comprising, and worthy of particular note, an extraordinarily beautiful ivory pair of pistols manufactured in the Netherlands; a valuable, finely pierced terzetta pistol from Brescia; superbly-made Neapolitan pairs; elegant English rifles, includ[...]
3rd March 2015
Numerous lots of militaria, antique arms, military firearms and a collection of Italian and foreign catalogues pertaining to ancient weapons will be auctioned. Paintings and various objects will then conclude this session of auctions that totals more than one thousand lots.[...]
- ORIENTAL ART
- ANTIQUE ARMS AND MILITARIA
The Genoese Knife
STORIE DI LAME, DI ARMI PROHIBITE E DI "CARUGGI"Read more...
(A HISTORY OF KNIVES, PROHIBITED WEAPONS AND THE "CARUGGI" GENOESE ALLEYWAYS)
by Andrea Buti