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Belgian Reclining Lion Smallsword

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Data

Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1830-09-20 - 1870-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Belgium Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Smallsword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Military Reference1 --
Outfit1 --
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 1 bar Provenance1 Seconde Main
Quillions1 2 Provenance(detail)1 Filip Nuytten, Le bibelot, October 24 2017
Hilt type1 Single shell Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Elliptical flat
Pommmel type1 Lion's head Condition1 Good
Blade type1 Straight
Edge1 Triple edged
Fuller1 3 Information date 2017-11-01
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 93.5 36.81 80.8 31.81 0.0 0.00
Max width(cm/In)1 12.10 4.76 1.80 0.71 0.00 0.00
Max thickness(cm/In)1 5.20 2.05 0.85 0.33 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 -- -- 0.75 0.30 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.41 0.16 0.00 0.00
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 1.23 0.48 0.00 0.00
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.68 0.27 0.00 0.00
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Hollow triangle
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Hollow triangle
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 0.38 0lb 13oz -- -- 0.00 0lb 0oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Mother of pearl Steel --
Brass -- --
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Features1 Lying lion Etching --
Weapons Floral design --
Lion's head Trophy or arms --
Flowers -- --
Gladius -- --
Green felt washer -- --
Marks1 -- S & K --
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Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 --
Scabbard inscription1 --
Information source 1 Author

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