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Hunting Sword with Scabbard

Date: mid-18th century
Culture: German
Medium: Steel, silver, mother-of-pearl, leather
Dimensions: L. 31 in. (78 cm); greatest W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); L. of blade 25 1/2 in. (64.7 cm); greatest W. of blade 1 7/16 in. (3.6 cm); greatest thickness of blade 5/16 in. (0.8 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 11 oz. (765.44 g); Wt. with sword only 1 lb. 7 oz. (652.04 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of Jean Jacques Reubell, in memory of his mother, Julia C. Coster, and of his wife, Adeline E. Post, both of New York City, 1926
Accession Number: 34.57.19a, b

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