Court Sword and Scabbard

A work made of silver, gilding, steel, mother-of-pearl, wood, leather, and textile.
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  • A work made of silver, gilding, steel, mother-of-pearl, wood, leather, and textile.

Date:

c. 1810

Artist:

Martin-Guillaume Biennais
French, 1764-1843
Paris

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European Decorative Art

Artist

Martin-Guillaume Biennais

Title

Court Sword and Scabbard

Origin

Paris

Date

1805–1815

Medium

Silver, gilding, steel, mother-of-pearl, wood, leather, and textile

Dimensions

L. 98 cm (38 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bessie Bennett Major Acquisitions Endowment Fund; through prior acquisition of George F. Harding

Reference Number

2018.371a-b

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