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Sword with Scabbard

Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Steel, bronze, leather, cord, wood, silver, probably stone
Dimensions:
L. with scabbard 40 3/8 in. (102.6 cm); L. without scabbard 36 3/16 in. (91.9 cm); L. of blade 29 in. (73.7 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 14.5 oz. (864.7 g); Wt. of scabbard 1 lb. 4.5 oz. (581.2 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.1484a, b
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (until d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
Nickel, Helmut. "A Crusader's Sword: Concerning the Effigy of Jean d'Alluye." Metropolitan Museum Journal 26 (1991). p. 127, fig. 13 (acc. no. incorrectly cited as 36.25.248ab).



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