Courtier's Sword (Estoc)

Date:
1600
Culture:
Saxon
Medium:
Steel, silver, wood
Dimensions:
L. 47 in. (119.3 cm); L. of blade 41 in. (104.1 cm); W. 10 7/8 in. (27.6 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 1 oz. (1389.1 g)
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1929
Accession Number:
29.16.11
Not on view
Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus. " ." In Schutz- und Trutzwaffen des 16. bis 18. Jahrhunderts aus dem Historischen Museum Dresden. Berlin: Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus, May 5, 1927. no. 82, Tafel 3 (our estoc).

American Art Association. European Arms and Armour, Mainly XV–XVI & XVII Centuries. New York: Anderson Galleries, November 23–24, 1928. no. 293b, pl. XXVIII (our estoc, sold for $300).