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German Smallsword

S000056_German_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1800-01-01 - 1830-01-01 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Germany Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Navy Reference1 --
Outfit1 --
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Wavre militaria fair
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1 December 15 2015
Hilt type1 Single shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Rectangular
Pommmel type1 Wreath and ball Condition1 Very Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 0 Information date 2015-01-24
Information source 1 Author
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 94.2 37.09 81.0 31.89 82.1 32.32
Max width(cm/In)1 10.40 4.09 1.56 0.61 2.28 0.90
Max thickness(cm/In)1 4.80 1.89 0.58 0.23 1.91 0.75
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.93 0.37 1.38 0.54
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.24 0.09 0.81 0.32
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.23 0.48 1.61 0.63
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.36 0.14 0.98 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 0.50 1lb 2oz -- -- 0.12 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 Gorgona 1/3rd blued and gilt Floral design
Serpents Floral design --
Flowers Trophy of arms --
St Jacques Shell 8 mm ricasso --
Scrolls -- --
Foliage -- --
Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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