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Rapier

Bladesmith: Peter Tesche (German/Solingen, ca. 1600)
Date: ca. 1600–10
Culture: German
Medium: Steel, copper wire, wood
Dimensions: L. 43 1/2 in. (110.5 cm); L. of blade 37 in. (94 cm); W. of blade 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); D. of blade 1/4 in. (0.6 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 8 oz. (11334 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of Prince Albrecht Radziwill, 1928
Accession Number: 28.100.4

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