Art/ Collection/ Art Object


early 17th century
Iron, steel, brass copper
L. 44 in. (111.7 cm); L. of blade 37 7/8 in. (96.2 cm); W. 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm); D. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 8 oz. (1134 g)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
Not on view
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.
Cosson, Charles Alexander. Le Cabinet D'armes De Maurice De Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc De Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, 1901. p. 64, no. F. 37.

Norman, A. V. B., and C. M. Barne. The Rapier and Small-Sword, 1460–1820. London: Arms and Armour Press, 1980. hilt type 66, datable to c. 1620-1640s).

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