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Spanish Civil Servant's Smallsword

S000067_Spanish_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_

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Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1800-01-01 - 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 Fonsie Mealy
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 March 8 2016
Hilt type1 Pierced shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical
Pommmel type1 Globular, pearls Condition1 Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Triple edged
Fuller1 3 Information date 2016-04-07
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 91.5 36.02 76.6 30.16 0.0 0.00
Max width(cm/In)1 10.60 4.17 1.45 0.57 0.00 0.00
Max thickness(cm/In)1 4.30 1.69 0.80 0.31 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 -- -- 0.63 0.25 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.44 0.17 0.00 0.00
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.12 0.44 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.55 0.22 0.00 0.00
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Triangle
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Triangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.50 1lb 2oz -- -- 0.00 0lb 0oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Mother of pearl Steel Black leather
Bronze Nickel coating Bronze
Gilding -- Gilding
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Features1 Spanish coat of arms Acid etching Folliage
Crown Floral design Pearl
Oak leaves Trophy of arms --
Laurel leaves 26 mm ricasso --
Raisin -- --
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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