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Rapier

Date: ca. 1600–10
Culture: Italian
Medium: Steel, damascened with gold and silver; brass wire
Dimensions: Length of blade 39 1/2 in. ( 100.33 cm) Length overall 45 1/2 in. ( 115.57 cm) Gr. width of blade 0 3/4 in. ( 1.91 cm) Gr. thickness of blade 0 3/8 in. ( 0.94 cm) Weight 2 lb. 7 oz. ( 1106 gm) Hardness of blade 65-70
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.279

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