Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Smallsword with Scabbard

Date:
hallmarked for 1785–86
Geography:
Paris
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Gold, steel, wood, leather
Dimensions:
L. 38 3/8 in. (97.5 cm); L. of blade 31 7/8 in. (81 cm); W. of blade 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); D. of blade 3/8 in. (0.9 cm); Wt. 13 oz. (368.54 g); Wt. with scabbard (16 oz. 453.59 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:
26.145.357a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 376
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