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Belgian Superior Officer's Smallsword : 1st General Model

S000016_Belgian_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_

Data

Period1 Belgium Leopold I's reign
Min/Max date1 1836-06-18 - 1845-01-30 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Belgium Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Infantry Reference1 --
Outfit1 Senior Staff
Owner1
Guard type1 2 bars Provenance1 Encheres Oceanes SVV
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1 Oct 10 2014, Lot 352
Hilt type1 Shell + collapsible shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical
Pommmel type1 Inverted cone Condition1 Very Bad
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 0 Information date 2015-01-25
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 100.8 39.69 85.6 33.70 0.0 0.00
Max width(cm/In)1 10.80 4.25 2.40 0.94 0.00 0.00
Max thickness(cm/In)1 8.10 3.19 0.76 0.30 0.00 0.00
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.82 0.32 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.32 0.13 0.00 0.00
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.37 0.54 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.51 0.20 0.00 0.00
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Diamond
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Diamond
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.66 1lb 7oz -- -- 0.00 0lb 0oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Wood Steel --
Copper -- --
String -- --
Gilding -- --
Features1 Lion 7 mm ricasso --
Wreath -- --
6 flags -- --
Leaves -- --
Flowers -- --
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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