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Dutch Civil Servant's Smallsword

S000038_Dutch_Civil_Servant_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1800-01-01 - 1899-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Nederlands Location(detail)1 Brussels
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Civilian Reference1 --
Outfit1 --
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Wavre militaria fair
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 Gunther, May 2 2015
Hilt type1 Single shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Globular, portraits Condition1 Excellent
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Triple edged
Fuller1 3 Information date 2015-05-09
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 96.7 38.07 83.6 32.91 84.8 33.39
Max width(cm/In)1 11.50 4.53 1.60 0.63 2.24 0.88
Max thickness(cm/In)1 6.00 2.36 0.81 0.32 2.38 0.94
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.58 0.23 1.30 0.51
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.30 0.12 1.08 0.43
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.08 0.43 1.62 0.64
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.53 0.21 0.99 0.39
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Triangle Rounded triangle
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Triangle Rounded triangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.39 0lb 14oz -- -- 0.12 0lb 4oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Mother of pearl Steel Black leather
Bronze Nickel coating Copper
Gilding -- --
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Features1 Dutch coat of arms Acid etching Leaves
Floral design Floral design Pearls
Lion heads 11 mm ricasso --
Portrait of Athena -- --
Flowers -- --
Waves -- --
Marks1 -- W Vervloet & Zoon S Gravenhage --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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