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Sword

Date:
ca. 1450
Culture:
Western European (possibly Italian)
Medium:
Steel, copper, wood, leather
Dimensions:
L. 37 1/8 in. (94.3 cm); L. of blade 31 1/8 in. (79.1 cm); W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 8 oz. (1134 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1096
Not on view
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. 21.



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