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Johannes Moum (German/Solingen, ca. 1600)

Date:
ca. 1575–1600
Culture:
German (Saxon)
Medium:
Steel, silver wire, wood
Dimensions:
Length overall 44 in. ( 111.76 cm) Length of blade 35 13/16 in. ( 90.96 cm) Gr. width 7 3/4 in. ( 19.69 cm) Gr. width of blade 1 1/2 in. ( 3.81 cm) Gr. thickness of blade 0 1/4 in. ( 0.64 cm) Weight 3 lb. 2 oz. ( 1417 gm) Hardness of blade 65-75
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, 1929
Accession Number:
29.157.16
23221

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