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Rapier

A work made of steel, iron with gilding, silver, and wood.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel, iron with gilding, silver, and wood.

Date:

Blade: dated 1616
Hilt: c. 1570

Artist:

Hilt: Italian
Blade: Spanish

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Rapier

Place

Italy (Object made in)

Date

Made 1560–1580

Medium

Steel, iron with gilding, silver, and wood

Dimensions

Overall L. 114.5 cm (45 in.) Blade L. 101 cm (39 3/4 in.) Wt. 3 lb. 4 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2141

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