L. 39 5/8 in. (100.5 cm); L. of blade 33 1/4 in. (84.46 cm); W. of blade 1 3/16 in. (3.02 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 4 oz. (1021 g)
Purchase, Rogers Fund and Bequest of Stephen V. Grancsay, by exchange, 1985
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 372
This is a heavier, sturdier military version of the civilian smallsword. The decoration, cast, chased, and pierced, includes equestrian figures on the pommel and St. George (patron saint of England) on the guard. The mark, IW, has not been identified.