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Dagger

Date:
1500–1525
Culture:
French or possibly Swiss
Medium:
Steel, brass
Dimensions:
L. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm); Wt. 6.5 oz. (184.3 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:
26.145.40
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. 102, no. 102, pl. XI.



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