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Mace

Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
French
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
L.19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.38
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 374
Ex. coll.: possibly Sommier; Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc de Dino, Paris.
de Cosson, Charles A. Le Cabinet D'armes De Maurice De Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc De Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, 1901. p. 82, no. H. 3, pl. 16.

Dean, Bashford. Catalogue of European Arms and Armor. Metropolitan Museum of Art Handbook, Vol. 15. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1905. pp. 141, 143, fig. 70B.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles A. de Cosson, and Francis Henry Cripps-Day. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. IV. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1921. pp. 336–337, fig. 1402 b.

Dean, Bashford, and Robert T. Nichol. Handbook of Arms and Armor: European and Oriental, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, edited by Stephen V. Grancsay. 4th ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, October 1930.



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