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Belgian Bandsman's Smallsword

S000102_Belgian_Bandsman_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1845-01-01 - 1899-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Belgium Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Military Reference1 --
Outfit1 Bandsman
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Naturabuy
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 November 7 2016
Hilt type1 Single shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Diane's head Condition1 Bad
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 2x2 Information date 2016-12-17
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 93.3 36.73 79.2 31.18 82.6 32.52
Max width(cm/In)1 11.10 4.37 2.59 1.02 4.16 1.64
Max thickness(cm/In)1 4.90 1.93 0.88 0.35 1.86 0.73
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.97 0.38 1.42 0.56
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.34 0.13 0.90 0.35
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.84 0.72 2.28 0.90
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.63 0.25 1.28 0.50
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Diamond Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Hollow diamond Ellipse
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.56 1lb 4oz -- -- 0.36 0lb 13oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Ebony Steel Sheet metal
Brass -- --
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Features1 Athena's head -- 1 loose ring
Musical instruments -- Symmetrical shoe
Flowers -- 1 rivet
Lion s head -- --
Palms -- --
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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