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Rapier

Date: ca. 1600–10
Culture: German
Medium: Steel, brass wire, wood
Dimensions: Length overall 45 3/4 in. ( 116.21 cm) Length of blade 37 1/8 in. ( 94.28 cm) Gr. width 7 3/8 in. ( 18.72 cm) Gr. width of blade 1 1/2 in. ( 3.81 cm) Gr. thickness of blade 0 5/16 in. ( 0.79 cm) Weight 2 lb. 12 oz. ( 1247 gm) Hardness of blade 55-60
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of Prince Albrecht Radziwill, 1928
Accession Number: 28.100.2

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