Cup-Hilted Rapier

A work made of steel, iron, copper, and wood.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, iron, copper, and wood.

Date:

1660/70

Artist:

Bladesmith: Tomas de Ayala (Spanish)
Toledo

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Artist

Tomás de Ayala

Title

Cup-Hilted Rapier

Origin

Toledo

Date

1640–1670

Medium

Steel, iron, copper, and wood

Inscriptions

on one side of blade: TOMAS; on other side AIALA

Dimensions

Overall L. 108 cm (42 1/2 in.) Blade L. 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.) Wt. 1 lb. 10 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2145

Extended information about this artwork

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