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Costume Sword with Scabbard in the Classical Style

Date: ca. 1788–90
Geography: Paris
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Steel, wood, gesso, silver, gold leaf
Dimensions: L. 31 7/8 in. (81 cm); L. of sword 30 9/16 in. (77.7 cm); L. of blade 23 3/8 in. (59.3 cm); L. of scabbard 24 5/8 in. (62.5 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 12.8 oz. (1270.1 g); Wt. of sword 1 lb. 14.4 oz. (861.8 g); Wt. of scabbard: 14.4 oz. (408.2 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Purchase, Gift of Estate of James Hazen Hyde, by exchange, and Rogers Fund, 1995
Accession Number: 1995.93a, b

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