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Hunting Sword with Scabbard

Date: ca. 1780–90
Culture: Russian, Tula
Medium: Steel, wood, leather
Dimensions: Length overall 27 7/8 in. ( 70.79 cm) Length of blade 22 in. ( 55.88 cm) Gr. width of blade 1 1/8 in. ( 2.84 cm) Gr. thickness of blade 0 1/4 in. ( 0.64 cm) Weight with scabbard1lb.4oz. (567gm) Hardness of blade 35-50
Classification: Swords
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: 26.145.252a, b

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