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Belgian Superior Officer's Smallsword : 1st General Model

S000046_Belgian_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

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 -- Reference1 --
Outfit1 --
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 2 bars Provenance1 Hatley s Auctioneers
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1 September 9 2015
Hilt type1 Shell + collapsible shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Inverted cone Condition1 Very Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 0 Information date 2015-11-09
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 101.5 39.96 86.0 33.86 87.8 34.57
Max width(cm/In)1 11.10 4.37 2.19 0.86 2.95 1.16
Max thickness(cm/In)1 8.60 3.39 0.86 0.34 2.23 0.88
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.02 0.40 1.02 0.40
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.35 0.14 0.34 0.13
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.54 0.61 1.53 0.60
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.55 0.22 0.53 0.21
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Diamond Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Diamond Ellipse
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.70 1lb 9oz -- -- 0.13 0lb 5oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Wood Steel Black leather
Bronze -- Bronze
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Features1 Lion 5 mm ricasso Shell
6 flags -- Flowers
Flowers -- Grid pattern
Leaves -- --
Wreath -- --
Torsade Brass thread (2+1) -- --
Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1
Information source 1 Author

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