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Broadsword

Date: blade, 17th century; hilt, ca. 1540
Geography: Potsdam
Culture: German
Medium: Steel, wood, shagreen
Dimensions: L. 42 1/2 in. (107.9 cm); greatest W. 5 3/4 in. ( 14. 6 cm); L. of blade 36 1/2 in. (92.7 cm); greatest width of blade 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); greatest thickness of blade 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3lb (1360.8 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.1044

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