28th October 2015
In the month of October 2015, San Giorgio Auction House will hold the first session of the online auction with over nine hundred lots from the property of the heirs of Ricci Curbastro.
Numerous lots will be sold to the highest bidder comprising militaria, antique weapons, some interesting, inert items with an important group of machine guns from the First and Second World Wars, sabres, bayonets and finds from the trenches (some noteworthy for their rarity)[...]
19th September 2015
In the auction to be held on 19th September at our new premises in Piazza della Nunziata 5 Genoa, an important collection of Islamic weapons of great international interest will be up for sale, including daggers, scimitars, headgear and flintlock pistols by leading Italian and European gunsmiths, for the most part published.
The Haut Époque weapons include a considerable group of cup- and cage-hilt swords, some[...]
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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