Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cinquedea

Date:
late 15th century
Geography:
Verona
Culture:
Italian, Verona
Medium:
Steel, wood, bronze
Dimensions:
L. 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm); L. of blade 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); W. of blade 2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm); thickness of blade 3/8 in. (1 cm); Wt. 11 oz. (311.8 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.126
Not on view
Dean, Bashford, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogue of European Arms and Armor. Metropolitan Museum of Art Handbook, Vol. 15. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1905. p. 166, pl. 86 E.

Dean, Bashford, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogue of European Daggers: Including the Ellis, De Dino, Riggs, and Reubell Collections / by Bashford Dean. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929. p. 83, no. 76, pl. XXVI.

Boccia, Lionello G., and Eduardo T. Coelho. Armi Bianche Italiane. Milan: Bramante Editrice, 1975. p. 348, fig. 184.

MacGregor, Arthur. Tradescant's Rarities: Essays on the Foundation of the Ashmolean Museum, 1683, with a Catalogue of the Surviving Early Collections. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Clarendon Press, 1983. pp. 206, 210–214, no. 95.

The tenth Park Lane Arms Fair : Sunday 21st February 1993 : The Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London W1. London: David A. Oliver, Feb. 21, 1993. p. 41.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles Alexander Cosson, Francis Henry Cripps-Day, and Claude Blair. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. 3. Cambridge: Ken Trotman Ltd., 2000. p. 67, fig. 849.



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