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French Zouave Sabre

S000123_French_Zouave_Saber_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1838-01-01 - 1882-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 France Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Sword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Military Reference1 --
Outfit1 Zouave
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Marc Labarbe
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1 Lot 227, June 14 2017
Hilt type1 Pierced Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Ergonomic
Pommmel type1 Layered ovals Condition1 Very Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 2x1 Information date 2017-09-18
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 95.1 37.44 82.2 32.36 84.4 33.23
Max width(cm/In)1 13.10 5.16 2.61 1.03 4.18 1.65
Max thickness(cm/In)1 10.50 4.13 0.72 0.28 1.89 0.74
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.64 0.65 2.10 0.83
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.31 0.12 1.04 0.41
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 2.13 0.84 2.51 0.99
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.46 0.18 1.34 0.53
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Lentil Rounded rectangle
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Lentil Rounded rectangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.69 1lb 8oz -- -- 0.34 0lb 12oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Horn (black) Steel Sheet metal
Iron -- --
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Features1 Z for Zouave -- 2 loose rings
Clover -- Symmetrical shoe
Iron chain -- --
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Marks1 L&V Coulaux & Cie --
Crossed Swords Klingenthal --
Leon & Villette ? Crowned B --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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