Pardon our dust while we update this corner of the website.

Hunting Sword

Artist/maker unknown, German

Geography:
Made in Germany, Europe

Date:
c. 1850

Medium:
Etched and partially gilded steel [blade]; cast, chased, and gilded brass [hilt]

Dimensions:
Sword: 27 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches, 1.4 lb. (69.9 x 9.5 cm, 0.64 kg) Length (blade): 21 3/4 inches (55.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 348, Arms and Armor, third floor (Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Galleries)

Accession Number:
1977-167-664

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

Social Tags

There are currently no user tags associated with this object.


[Add Your Own Tags]


* Works in the collection are moved off view for many different reasons. Although gallery locations on the website are updated regularly, there is no guarantee that this object will be on display on the day of your visit.