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Spanish Civil Servant's Smallsword

S000050_Spanish_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

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Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1833-09-29 - 1899-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Spain Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Civilian Reference1 --
Outfit1 --
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Ciney militaria fair
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 October 25 2015
Hilt type1 Pierced shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Busy Condition1 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 95.9 37.76 79.7 31.38 82.0 32.28
Max width(cm/In)1 11.40 4.49 1.63 0.64 2.58 1.02
Max thickness(cm/In)1 4.70 1.85 0.56 0.22 2.10 0.83
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.96 0.38 1.51 0.59
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.23 0.09 0.95 0.37
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.33 0.52 1.58 0.62
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.42 0.17 0.99 0.39
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Hexagon Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Hexagon Ellipse
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.55 1lb 3oz -- -- 0.10 0lb 4oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Mother of pearl Steel Black leather
Bronze Nickel coating Bronze
Gilding -- --
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Features1 Coat of arms of Spain Acid etching Floral design
Crown Floral design --
Flowers Trophy of arms --
Angel heads -- --
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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