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Belgian Rural Police Smallsword

S000117_Belgian_Rural_Police_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 20th Century
Min/Max date1 1900-01-01 - 1920-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Belgium Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Administration Reference1 --
Outfit1 Woods
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Wavre militaria fair
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 Gunther, June 03 2017
Hilt type1 Pierced shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Globular, flowers Condition1 Excellent
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 0 Information date 2017-06-03
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 88.8 34.96 74.7 29.41 78.7 30.98
Max width(cm/In)1 10.40 4.09 1.81 0.71 1.56 0.61
Max thickness(cm/In)1 4.00 1.57 0.54 0.21 2.34 0.92
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.06 0.42 1.49 0.59
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.22 0.09 0.81 0.32
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.50 0.59 1.76 0.69
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.36 0.14 0.96 0.38
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Lentil Rounded rectangle
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Hexagon Rounded rectangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.47 1lb 1oz -- -- 0.08 0lb 3oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Mother of pearl Steel Black leather
Brass Nickel coating Brass
Gilding -- --
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Features1 Flowers Acid etching Angel s head
Oak leaves Floral design Floral design
Laurel leaves Trophy of arms Arabesque
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Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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