Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Smallsword

Date:
ca. 1775–85
Culture:
French
Medium:
Silver, steel, wood, gold
Dimensions:
L. 39 3/8 in. (100 cm); L. of blade 32 7/8 in. (83.5 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); D. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Wt. 13 oz. (368.5 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of Heribert Seitz, 1965
Accession Number:
65.228
Not on view
Nickel, Helmut. "Arms and Armor." In The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1965–1975. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975. p. 41, ill.



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