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Rapier

Bladesmith: Johannes Moum
(German, Solingen, active ca. 1600)

Date: ca. 1575–1600
Culture: German, Saxony
Medium: Steel, silver wire, wood
Dimensions: L. 44 in. (111.8 cm); L. of blade 35 13/16 in. (91 cm); greatest W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm) ; greatest W. of blade 1 1/2 in. (3.81 cm); greatest thickness of blade 1/4 in. (0.64 cm) Wt. 3 lb. 2 oz. (1417 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, 1929
Accession Number: 29.157.16

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