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Belgian Officer's Sword belonging to Guillaume Wery

S000033_Belgian_Officer_Sword_Guillaume_Wery_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 20th Century
Min/Max date1 1900-01-01 - 1914-01-01 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Belgium Location(detail)1 Brussels
Sword type1 Promotion sword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Infantry Reference1 --
Outfit1
Owner1 His great-grandchild
Guard type1 4 bars Provenance1
Quillions1 0 Provenance(detail)1
Hilt type1 Oval Original owner1 Guillaume Wery
Grip form1 Ergonomical
Pommmel type1 Layered ovals Condition1 Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 2x1 Information date 2015-05-09
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 104.5 41.14 90.0 35.43 92.7 36.50
Max width(cm/In)1 11.60 4.57 2.14 0.84 4.03 1.59
Max thickness(cm/In)1 10.30 4.06 0.74 0.29 1.72 0.68
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.38 0.54 1.56 0.61
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.38 0.15 0.87 0.34
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.79 0.70 2.16 0.85
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.57 0.22 1.09 0.43
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Ellipse Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Ellipse Ellipse
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.98 2lb 3oz -- -- 0.33 0lb 12oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Horn (brown) Steel Metal
Bronze Nickel coating Nickel coating
-- -- Symetrical shoe
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Features1 Laurel leaves -- 1 loose ring
Floral design -- --
Flower -- --
Goden thread portepee -- --
Torsade Brass thread (2) -- --
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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