Fauchard, Steel, wood (ash), textile (velvet, silk), metallic thread, brass, Italian

Fauchard

Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, wood (ash), textile (velvet, silk), metallic thread, brass
Dimensions:
L. 8 ft. 8 1/2 in. (271.7 cm); L. of head 34 5/8 in. (88 cm); W. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Wt. 7 lbs. 2 oz. (3231.8 g)
Classification:
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.391
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).