L. 37 1/8 in. (94.3 cm); L. of blade 31 1/8 in. (79.1 cm); W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 8 oz. (1134 g)
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Helmut Nickel, Stuart W. Pyhrr, Leonid Tarassuk, and American Federation of Arts. The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: An Exhibition. New York: The Federation, 1982. p. 89, no. 42, ill.
La Rocca, Donald J., and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Academy of the Sword: Illustrated Fencing Books 1500–1800. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998. p. 21.