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Rapier

Date:
ca. 1570
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, gold, iron, wood
Dimensions:
L. 47 5/8 in. (121 cm); W. 10 in. (25.4 cm); D. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 8 oz. (1133.98 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.287
Not on view
Rochester, N.Y. Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester. "Renaissance Remix: Art & Imagination in 16th-century Europe," June 1, 2012–October 31, 2018 no catalog.

La Rocca, Donald J., and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Academy of the Sword: Illustrated Fencing Books 1500–1800. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998. p. 27.



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