- early 18th century
- Steel, bronze, gold, wood, leather
- Credit Line:
- Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
- Accession Number:
- 29.158.720a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 376
The grip and guard, made in the form of entwined game animals, were inspired by the Baroque sword hilt designs of the Zurich goldsmith Hans Peter Oeri (1637–1692).