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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

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Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Rapier

Origin

Italy

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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