Smallsword with Scabbard

Sword maker: Master GG (French, active Paris, ca. 1774)
Date: hallmarked 1773–74
Geography: Paris
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Gold, steel, wood, fish skin
Dimensions: L. 38 5/8 in. (98.1 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 13 oz. (822.1 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Purchase, Annie Laurie Aitken Charitable Lead Trust Gift, and Gift of William H. Riggs, by exchange, 1998
Accession Number: 1998.35a, b

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