Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Eared Dagger

Date:
1500
Geography:
Venice
Culture:
Italian, Venice
Medium:
Iron, horn, brass, steel
Dimensions:
L. 11 3/4 in. (29.9 cm); L. of blade 6 13/16 in. (17.3 cm); W. 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm); W. of blade 1 in. (2.5 cm); thickness of blade 3/8 in. (1 cm); Wt. 8 oz. (226.8 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.135
Not on view
Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," January 15–March 18, 1953, no. 106.

San Francisco. California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 18–June 7, 1953, no. 106.

Pittsburgh. Department of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute. "Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," October 1953–April 1954, no. 106.

Flint. Flint Institute of Arts. "The Art of the Armorer," December 7, 1967–April 1, 1968, no. 50.

Cosson, Charles Alexander. Le Cabinet d'Armes de Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc de Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, 1901. p. 71, no. G. 10, pl. 17.

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. 167, fig. 86 L.

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. 72, no. 66, pl. XXIII.

Uhlemann, H. "Eine Oberitalienische Rossstirn um 1500." Zeitschrift für Historiche Waffen- und Kostümkunde 13 (n.F.4) (1932–1934). p. 86, fig. 9.

Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1953. p. 27, no. 106.

Flint Institute of Arts and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Art of the Armorer: [Exhibition, Flint Institute of Arts] December 7, 1967–April 1, 1968. Flint, Michigan: Flint Institute of Arts, Dec. 7, 1967 – April 1, 1968. no. 50.



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