L. 38 5/8 in. (98.1 cm); L. of blade 32 in. (81.3 cm); W. 4 in. (10 cm); D. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 2 oz. (510 g)
Gift of Jean Jacques Reubell, in memory of his mother, Julia C. Coster, and of his wife, Adeline E. Post, both of New York City, 1926
Not on view
Minneapolis, Minn. Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "Long-term loan," December 1, 2005–June 30, 2016.
Dean, Bashford. Catalogue of European Court Swords and Hunting Swords: Including the Ellis, De Dino, Riggs, and Reubell Collections. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929. no. 74, pl. LVI.
Norman, A. V. B. Small Swords and Military swords: Their Development and Dating, from the Middle of the Seventeenth Century to the Early Nineteenth Century. London: Arms and Armour Press, 1967. n.p. , note 61 (this sword, together with 26.145.276, mentioned as late examples of rococo decoration on small-sword hilts).
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Helmut Nickel, Stuart W. Pyhrr, Leonid Tarassuk, American Federation of Arts, and Joseph P. Ascherl. The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: An Exhibition. New York: The Federation, 1982. pp. 108–111, no. 63, ill.