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Tangente : French Polytechnique Smallsword

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Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1800-01-01 - 1899-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 France Location(detail)1 Brussels
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Civilian Reference1 --
Outfit1 Polytechnique
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Naturabuy
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1
Hilt type1 Shell + collapsible shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical
Pommmel type1 Spherical Condition1 Very Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 2 Information date 2015-05-09
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 94.8 37.32 79.9 31.46 0.0 0.00
Max width(cm/In)1 10.60 4.17 1.86 0.73 0.00 0.00
Max thickness(cm/In)1 7.80 3.07 0.62 0.24 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 -- -- 1.07 0.42 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.22 0.09 0.00 0.00
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.40 0.16 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.58 0.62 0.00 0.00
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Ellipse
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.59 1lb 5oz -- -- 0.00 0lb 0oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Horn (brown) Steel --
Brass Nickel coating --
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Features1 Polytechnique's coat of arms 1/3rd blued and gilt --
Stamp E S Floral design --
-- Trophy of arms --
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Marks1 -- Star above G --
-- Star above G --
-- Coulaux & Co. Klingenthal --
-- G. Paul. Bould Magenta 108 Paris --
Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 Edmond Solente
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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