Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ballock Knife

Date:
1450–1500
Culture:
possibly British
Medium:
Steel, wood
Dimensions:
L. 14 7/8 in. (37.8 cm); L. of blade 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm); W. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm); W. of blade 3/4 in. (1.9 cm); thickness of blade 5/16 in. (0.8 cm); Wt. 7 oz. (198.4 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
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
Accession Number:
26.145.11
Not on view
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. p. 56, no. 45, pl. XIX.

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