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Broadsword

Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
German or Swiss
Medium:
Steel, wood, leather
Dimensions:
L. 45 in. (114.3 cm); greatest W. 5 3/4 in. (14.5 cm); L. of blade 38 5/8 in. (98 cm); greatest width of blade 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm); greatest thickness of blade 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 7 oz. ( 1559.2 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1045
Not on view
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