Sword

Artist/maker unknown, European or Italian?

Geography:
Probably made in Italy, Europe
Made in Europe

Date:
c. 1400-1419

Medium:
Steel [blade]; iron [hilt]; wood replaced; pommel associated

Dimensions:
Length (Overall): 46 1/16 inches (117 cm) Blade: 37 13/16 x 2 3/8 inches (96 x 6 cm) Width (Quillons): 10 1/16 inches (25.6 cm) Diameter (Pommel): 2 13/16 inches (7.1 cm) Weight: 2.9 lb. (1315.43g)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 249, Arms and Armor, second floor (Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Galleries)

Accession Number:
1977-167-539

Credit Line:
Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977

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