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Hunting Sword

Date:
ca. 1580
Culture:
Swiss
Medium:
Steel, iron, wood, fish skin
Dimensions:
L. 32 1/4 in. (82 cm); L. of blade 26 3/4 in. (68 cm)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Purchase, Jerome Zwanger, Ronald S. Lauder, Mr. and Mrs. Russell B. Aitken, George A. Douglass, John K. Lattimer, John K. Watson Jr., and R.L. Wilson Gifts, 1994
Accession Number:
1994.206
Not on view
Ex colls.: Medici Armory, Florence, until ca. 1775; Counts Erbach-Erbach, Schloss Erbach, Odenwald, near Darmstadt
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