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Hunting Sword

Date:
blade dated 1656
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, silver, ivory
Dimensions:
L. 25 3/4 in. (65.4 cm); L. of blade 20 3/8 in. (51.7 cm); W. of blade 1 9/16 in. (4 cm); D. of blade 1/4 in. (0.6 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 9 oz. (708.74 g); Wt. with scabbard 1lb.15oz. (878.84 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of Jean Jacques Reubell, in memory of his mother, Julia C. Coster, and of his wife, Adeline E. Post, both of New York City, 1926
Accession Number:
26.145.256a–d
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 376
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