Inscription: Running wolf (in groove of blade, obverse, retaining fragments of brass inlay)
Also, there are markings on both sides of ricasso. See cards for illustration.
de Cosson, Charles A. Le Cabinet D'armes De Maurice De Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc De Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, October 31, 1901. p. 64, no. F. 37.
Norman, A. V. B., and C. M. Barne. The Rapier and Small-Sword, 1460-1820
. London, 1980. hilt type 66, datable to c. 1620-1640s).