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Dressing in Steel: Part Two

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Hunting Sword

Attributed to Hans Sumersperger (Austrian, Hall, active 1492–1498)

Date:
ca. 1500
Culture:
Austrian, Hall
Medium:
Steel, copper alloy, horn, bone
Dimensions:
L. 49 1/2 in. (125.7 cm); L. of blade, 40 in. (101.6 cm); greatest W. of blade, 1 7/16 in. (3.6 cm); Wt. 3 lbs. 9 oz. (1769.01 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.704
23342

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