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Rapier

Date: ca. 1620–30
Culture: Italian
Medium: Steel, dascened with gold; iron wire, wood
Dimensions: Length overall 47 1/8 in. ( 119.68 cm) Length of blade 40 3/4 in. ( 103.51 cm) Gr. width 9 1/8 in. ( 23.16 cm) Gr. width of blade 0 13/16 in. ( 2.06 cm) Thickness of blade 0 3/8 in. ( 0.94 cm) Weight 2 lb. 6 oz. ( 1077 gm) Hardness of blade 50-55
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.7

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