Hand-and-a-Half Sword

Date: ca. 1400–1430
Culture: probably German
Medium: Iron, copper alloy
Dimensions: L. 49 1/8 in. (124.8 cm); L. of blade, 38 1/2 in. (97.8 cm); Wt. 3 lbs. 7oz. (1560 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of Laird and Kathleen Landmann, in memory of Edmund Roy Hofmann, 2006
Accession Number: 2006.564

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