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Basket-Hilted Broadsword with Scabbard (Claymore)

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

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  • A work made of steel, iron, silver, and leather.

Date:

c. 1750

Artist:

Scottish

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Basket-Hilted Broadsword with Scabbard (Claymore)

Place

Scotland (Object made in)

Date

Made 1740–1760

Medium

Steel, iron, silver, and leather

Dimensions

Overall L. 97 cm (38 3/16 in.) Blade L. 85 cm (33 7/16 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 6 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3288a-b

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