Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Poignard

Date:
1550
Culture:
possibly British
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
L. 14 7/16 in. (36.7 cm); L. of blade 10 1/4 in. (26 cm); W. 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm); W. of blade 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); thickness of blade 1/4 in. (0.6 cm); Wt. 9 oz. (255.1 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:
26.145.83
Not on view
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. 116, no. 122, pl. LIX.



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