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Sword with Scabbard

Date: ca. 1575
Geography: Venice
Culture: Italian, Venice
Medium: Steel, chiseled and gilt; wood; velvet
Dimensions: Wt., 4 lb. 15 oz. (2239.6 g); Wt. of sword, 4 lb. 7 oz. (2013 g); L. of sword, 55 1/8 in. (140 cm); L. of blade, 44 5/8 in. (113.33 cm); L. of scabbard, 36 in. (91.44 cm); greatest W. of sword, 11 3/4 in. (29.85 cm); greatest W. of blade, 1 3/4 in. (4.45 cm); greatest W. of scabbard, 2 1/4 in. (5.72 cm); thickness of blade, 5/16 in. (0.79 cm)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.27a, b

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