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Cross Hilt Sword

Blade signed by Clemens Horn
(German, Solingen, 1580–1630)

Date: 1600–1625
Geography: London; Solingen
Culture: hilt, British, London; blade, German, Solingen
Medium: Iron, silver, wood, copper alloy, steel, gold
Dimensions: L., 39 ¼ in. (99.7 cm); blade L., 30 ¼ in. (76.8 cm); W. of quillons, 8 ¾ in. (22.2 cm); Wt., 2 lb. 6.5 oz (1093 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2010
Accession Number: 2010.165

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