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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Poignard

Date:
1600
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, wood
Dimensions:
L. 15 in. (38.1 cm); L. of blade 10 11/16 in. (27.1 cm); W. 4 5/16 in. (10.9 cm); W. of blade 3/4 in. (1.9 cm); thickness of blade 3/8 in. (1 cm); Wt. 8 oz. (226.8 g)
Classification:
Daggers
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.1286
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Galerie Georges Petit. Catalogue des Armes et Armures Faisant Partie de la Collection Spitzer. Paris: Galerie Georges Petit, June 10–14 1895. p. 54, no. 263.

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. 128, no, 157, pl. LIV.



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