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French Judge's Smallsword

S000012_French_Judge_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 French Second Empire
Min/Max date1 1851-12-02 - 1870-09-04 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 France Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Civilian Reference1 --
Outfit1 Judge
Owner1
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Naturabuy
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1 Jul 14 2014
Hilt type1 Pierced shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Globular Condition1 Very Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Triple edged
Fuller1 3 Information date 2015-01-25
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 94.0 37.01 79.1 31.14 80.3 31.61
Max width(cm/In)1 11.10 4.37 1.51 0.59 2.19 0.86
Max thickness(cm/In)1 3.80 1.50 0.91 0.36 2.56 1.01
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.76 0.30 1.21 0.48
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.39 0.15 0.92 0.36
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.16 0.46 1.65 0.65
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.60 0.24 1.20 0.47
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Hollow triangle Rounded triangle
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Hollow triangle Rounded triangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.48 1lb 1oz -- -- 0.11 0lb 4oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Mother of pearl Steel Black leather
Bronze -- Bronze
Gilding -- Gilding
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Features1 Faisceau de licteur Acid etching Floral design
Laurel leaves Floral design Pearls
Shell Trophy of arms --
Pearls 17 mm ricasso --
Raisin -- --
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author
Besides the gilding and less ornate blade, this sword is the same as the following sword.

Presicendy smallsword Presicendy smallsword

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