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  • Reserve met Reserve met 
  • Closed: Mon 27 May 2013, 1:30 pm
Listing #: 595317795
Vintage ornamental sword. Very decorative. Made in Toledo, Spain.
Gran Capitan (Great Captain)
740mms long, blade 600mms long.

As well as wording the top has a battle scene on one side & coat of arms etc on the other.

Has some surface wear & tarnishing but is in good condition.

Item will be well & carefully packaged but post is at buyers risk.
Payment/contact to be made within 3 days of auction closing.

Some background info:
Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba also known as The Great Captain (or El Gran Capitán in Spanish), Duke of Terranova and Santangelo, Andria, Montalto and Sessa, or simply Gonzalo de Córdoba, Italian: Gonsalvo or Consalvo Ernandes di Cordova (1 September 1453 – 2 December 1515) was a Spanish general who fought in the times of the Conquest of Granada and the Italian Wars. He reorganized the emerging Spanish army and its tactics and came to be known as "the Father of Trench Warfare". He was admired by the generation of conquistadors that followed and many influential men fought under him such as the father of Francisco Pizarro.

Shipping details

  • $7.90  post NZ (tracked) Non rural
  • $13.20  post SI (tracked) non Rural
  • $10.70  post NI tracked to rural delivery address
  • $16.00  post SI (tracked) rural delivery
  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: Kerikeri, Northland, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit
  • Cash

About the seller

j9109 (5071 5071 positive feedback) Address Verified May 2014
  • 99.7% positive feedback
  • Member since Sep 2006

Closes: Mon 27 May, 1:30 pm. 2013 This auction used auto-extend.