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Scramasax (Short Broad Sword)

Date: 7th century
Geography: Made in Niederbreisig, Germany
Culture: Frankish
Medium: iron, copper alloy fittings
Dimensions: Overall: 10 9/16 x 1 13/16 x 5/8 in. (26.9 x 4.6 x 1.6 cm) copper alloy studs: 13/16 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. (2 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.193.353

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