Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Design for an Officer's Sword

Silversmith:
Thomas Fletcher (American, Alstead, New Hampshire 1787–1866 New Jersey)
Date:
dated 1837
Geography:
Boston or Philadelphia
Culture:
American (Boston or Philadelphia)
Medium:
Ink, wash, paper
Dimensions:
20 1/16 x 18 3/16 in. (50.9 x 46.1 cm)
Classification:
Works on Paper-Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.38
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions 1991–2002," September 4, 2002–January 18, 2004, no. 31.

Pyhrr, Stuart W., Donald J. La Rocca, and Morihiro Ogawa. Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions, 1991–2002. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002. pp. 35–36, no. 31, ill.



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