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Rapier of the Guard of the Duke-Electors of Saxony

A work made of steel, silver, gold, wood, and rayskin.
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  • A work made of steel, silver, gold, wood, and rayskin.

Date:

1590/1600

Artist:

German, Dresden

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 239

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Rapier of the Guard of the Duke-Electors of Saxony

Origin

Dresden

Date

Copy 1580–1610

Medium

Steel, silver, gold, wood, and rayskin

Dimensions

Overall L. 121 cm (47 5/8 in.) Blade L. 107.7 cm (42 3/8 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 13 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2137

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