Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ballock Knife

Date:
1500–1525
Culture:
possibly British
Medium:
Steel, wood
Dimensions:
L. 15 1/16 in. (38.2 cm); L. of blade 9 15/16 in. (25.2 cm); W. 1 3/4 in. (4.3 cm); W. of blade 1 in. (2.5 cm); thickness of blade 1/2 in. (1.3 cm); Wt. 9 oz. (255.1 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Gift of Jean Jacques Reubell, in memory of his mother, Julia C. Coster, and of his wife, Adeline E. Post, both of New York City, 1926
Accession Number:
26.145.9
Not on view
Dean, Bashford, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogue of European Daggers: Including the Ellis, De Dino, Riggs, and Reubell Collections / by Bashford Dean. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929. p. 58, no. 53, pl. XIX.



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