2008 ADDITIONS

Copyright Malcolm Fare 2008 - 2010

Among the latest acquisitions are:
 
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  • Early 20th century bronze plaquette by Lucien Cariat
Lucien Cariat - Early 20th C Bronze plaquette
  • 1926 photograph of Aldo Nadi and Felix Ayat
Aldo Nadi and Felix Ayat photographed in 1926
  • 1937 bronze medal by Paul Fisch comemmorating the first international
    electric foil tournament
medla from the 1st electric foil tournament
  • Pair elegant late 18th century French foils
Pair elegant late 18th century French foils
  • Pair mid-19th century foils with blades stamped FH
    (Friedrich Horster, 1830-75)
Pair mid-19th c. French foils with blades by Freidrich Horst
  • 1888, L’Escrime et les Escrimeurs by Egerton Castle
1888, L'Escrime et les Escrimeurs by Egerton Castle
  • Pair late 19th century decorative English foils with Solingen blades
Pair late 19th century decorative English foils with Solingen blades
  • 1901, photo of a French fencing master and two pupils
1901, photo of a French fencing master and two pupils
  • Early 20th century steel medal die from a design by Felix Rasumny, with bronze medal
Early 20th century steel medal die from a design by Felix Rasumny, with bronze medal
  • Pair early 20th century French epees by Balp
Pair early 20th century French epees by Balp
  • 1920s, photo of Nydia dedicated to her fencing master Felix Gravé
1920s, photo of Nydia dedicated to her fencing master Felix Gravé
  • 1936, silver cigarette case presented to Mrs Spong, President of the Ladies Amateur Fencing Association and, as Millicent Hall in 1907, the first British women’s foil champion
1936, silver cigarette case presented to Mrs Spong, President of the Ladies Amateur Fencing Association and, as Millicent Hall in 1907, the first British women’s foil champion