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Belgian Cornucopia Smallsword

S000130_Belgian_Cornucopia_Smallsword_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 20th Century
Min/Max date1 1930-01-01 - 1960-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Belgium Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Civilian Reference1 --
Outfit1 Court
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Monsantic
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 Lot 399, September 7 2017
Hilt type1 Single shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Coat of arms, lions' heads and crown Condition1 Excellent
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Double edged
Fuller1 0 Information date 2017-11-01
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 92.7 36.50 77.8 30.63 79.1 31.14
Max width(cm/In)1 10.70 4.21 1.55 0.61 2.63 1.04
Max thickness(cm/In)1 3.80 1.50 0.33 0.13 2.20 0.87
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.10 0.43 1.92 0.76
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.23 0.09 1.04 0.41
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.34 0.53 1.97 0.78
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.38 0.15 1.18 0.46
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Hexagon Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Hexagon Rounded rectangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.55 1lb 3oz -- -- 0.16 0lb 6oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Bronze Steel Black leather
Gilding -- Brass
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Features1 Belgian coat of arms Acid etching Floral design
Cornucopia Floral design --
Snakes 46 mm ricasso --
Lion heads -- --
Angel -- --
Red felt washer -- --
Marks1 -- -- --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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