Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Falchion

Date:
ca. 1570
Geography:
Milan and Brescia
Culture:
hilt, Italian, Milan; blade, Italian, Brescia
Medium:
Steel, gold, brass
Dimensions:
H. 33 1/2 in. (85 cm); H. of blade 29 1/8 in. (69 cm); W. 7 1/4 in. (18.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 3 oz. (1445.8 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1173
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
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