Basket-Hilted Broadsword (Schiavona)

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

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  • A work made of steel and bronze.

Date:

c. 1700

Artist:

Italian, Venice

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Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance

Title

Basket-Hilted Broadsword (Schiavona)

Origin

Venice

Date

Made 1690–1710

Medium

Steel and bronze

Dimensions

Overall L. 110.8 cm (43 5/8 in.) Blade L. 95.2 cm (37 1/2 in.) Blade width at hilt: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 12 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3284

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