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Dress sword and scabbard

Date:
ca. 1590
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, silver, leather
Dimensions:
Sword length overall 50 1/2 in. ( 128.27 cm) Sword length of blade 41 1/2 in. ( 105.41 cm) Sword Gr. width 11 1/4 in. ( 28.58 cm) Sword Gr. width of blade 1 1/16 in. ( 2.69 cm) Sword thickness of blade 0 5/16 in. ( 0.79 cm) Scabbard length 41 1/2 in. ( 105.41 cm) Scabbard width 2 in. ( 5.08 cm) Sword weight 4 lb. 10 oz. ( 2098 gm) Hardness of blade 45-50
Classification:
Swords
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. de Forest, 1929
Accession Number:
29.157.17a, b
23222

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