Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Smallsword with Scabbard

Date:
ca. 1760–70
Culture:
French
Medium:
Steel, silver, gold, wood, leather
Dimensions:
L. 38 3/8 in. (97.5 cm); L. of blade 32 1/8 in. (81.6 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); D. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Wt. 14 oz. (396.9 g); Wt. of scabbard 2 oz. (56.7 g)
Classification:
Swords
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:
26.145.336a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 376
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