Hand-and-a-Half Sword

A work made of steel and leather.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel and leather.

Date:

Hilt: 19th century in mid–16th century Swiss style
Blade: mid–16th century

Artist:

Hilt: 19th century in mid-16th century Swiss style
Blade: German

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Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance

Title

Hand-and-a-Half Sword

Origin

Switzerland

Date

1800–1900

Medium

Steel and leather

Dimensions

Overall L. 113.7 cm (44 3/4 in. ) Blade L. 92.5 cm (36 3/8 in.) Wt. 4 lb.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3355

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