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Arming Sword

A work made of steel, iron, gilding, wood, and silk textile (velvet).
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, iron, gilding, wood, and silk textile (velvet).

Date:

1520/30

Artist:

Probably Italian

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 239

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Arming Sword

Place

Italy (Object Probably made in)

Date

Made 1490–1530

Medium

Steel, iron, gilding, wood, and silk textile (velvet)

Dimensions

Overall L. 100.5 cm (39 5/8 in.) Blade L. 85 cm (33 1/2 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 12 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2114

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