Basket-Hilted Broadsword (Claymore)

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

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  • A work made of steel, wood, and leather.

Date:

c. 1760

Artist:

Scottish

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Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance

Title

Basket-Hilted Broadsword (Claymore)

Origin

Scotland

Date

Made 1750–1770

Medium

Steel, wood, and leather

Dimensions

Overall L. 101.5 cm (39 15/16 in.) Blade L. 88.3 cm (34 3/4 in.) Wt. 2 lb. 13 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3285

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