Basket-Hilted Sword Date: 1600–1625 Culture: British Medium: Steel, silver Dimensions: L. 39 3/8 in. (100 cm); L. of blade 33 in. (83.8 cm); greatest W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); greatest W. of blade 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm); greatest D. of blade, 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 13 oz. (1729 g)

Basket-Hilted Sword Date: 1600–1625 Culture: British Medium: Steel, silver Dimensions: L. 39 3/8 in. (100 cm); L. of blade 33 in. (83.8 cm); greatest W. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm); greatest W. of blade 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm); greatest D. of blade, 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 13 oz. (1729 g)

Sword with Scabbard Date: late 19th century Culture: West African, possibly Tuareg Medium: Iron, leather Dimensions: L. with sheath 20 5/8 in. (52.4 cm); L. without sheath 19 13/16 in. (50.3 cm); W. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm); Wt. 11.8 oz. (334.5 g); Wt. of sheath 3.9 oz. (110.6 g) Classification: Swords

Sword with Scabbard Date: late 19th century Culture: West African, possibly Tuareg Medium: Iron, leather Dimensions: L. with sheath 20 5/8 in. (52.4 cm); L. without sheath 19 13/16 in. (50.3 cm); W. 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm); Wt. 11.8 oz. (334.5 g); Wt. of sheath 3.9 oz. (110.6 g) Classification: Swords

Broadsword Broadsword Date: early 17th century Culture: Northern European, possibly Switzerland Medium: Steel, encrusted with silver; silver wire; wood Dimensions: L. 50 1/2 in. (128.3 cm); W 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); L. of blade 41 1/8 in. (104.4 cm); W. of blade 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm); D. of blade 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 13 oz. (1729 g)

Broadsword Broadsword Date: early 17th century Culture: Northern European, possibly Switzerland Medium: Steel, encrusted with silver; silver wire; wood Dimensions: L. 50 1/2 in. (128.3 cm); W 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); L. of blade 41 1/8 in. (104.4 cm); W. of blade 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm); D. of blade 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 13 oz. (1729 g)

Cross-hilt sword, 1600–1625  England (London) and Germany (Solingen)  Iron, silver, wood, copper alloy, steel, and gold

Cross-hilt sword, 1600–1625 England (London) and Germany (Solingen) Iron, silver, wood, copper alloy, steel, and gold

General Ulysses S. Grant’s Civil War Presentation Sword as “General in Chief of the United States Army 1864."  qw

General Ulysses S. Grant’s Civil War Presentation Sword as “General in Chief of the United States Army 1864." qw

Hilt by Israel Schuech (German, 1590). Blade by Juan Martinez (Spanish, ca 1600). Rapier of Prince-Elector Christian II of Saxony (1583-1611), dated 1606. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Fletcher Fund, 1970 (1970.77)

Hilt by Israel Schuech (German, 1590). Blade by Juan Martinez (Spanish, ca 1600). Rapier of Prince-Elector Christian II of Saxony (1583-1611), dated 1606. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Fletcher Fund, 1970 (1970.77)

A silver mounted officer's small-sword       provenance:	 	Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia  dating:	 	 early 19th Century

A silver mounted officer's small-sword provenance: Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia dating: early 19th Century

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