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Smallsword with Scabbard

Date: ca. 1775
Culture: Northern Indian, for the Western market
Medium: Steel, blued and damascened with gold; wood; leather
Dimensions: Length overall 40 3/8 in. ( 102.54 cm) Length of blade 33 1/2 in. ( 85.09 cm) Gr. width of blade 1 1/8 in. ( 2.84 cm) Gr. thickness of blade 0 5/16 in. ( 0.79 cm) Weight 1 lb. 6 oz. ( 624 gm) Weight with scabbard1lb.10oz. (737gm) Hardness of blade 65-75
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: 26.145.338a, b

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