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Medium: Steel and wood (50)
Hans Schmidt (Austrian, 1669)
1959.127CCCC0
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97CCCC0
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97.1CCCC0
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97.2CCCC0
South Germany (?), 17th century
1916.1726CCCC0
Scandinavia (?), 15th century
1916.1601CCCC0
Germany, early 16th Century
1916.686CCCC0
Theodore Roszak
2005.144©
Germany (?), 15th century
1916.1600CCCC0
Spain, Toledo (?), second half of 16th Century
1916.1507CCCC0
Claes Thure Oldenburg (American, 1929-)
2017.125©
Italy, 17th century
1916.1495CCCC0
Italy, Venice, 18th century
1916.698CCCC0
Clemens Willems (German)
1916.1626CCCC0
England, 17th century
1916.1659CCCC0
Germany, late 17th Century
1916.1620CCCC0
after a design by Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, 1686-1755)
1916.1094CCCC0
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.70CCCC0
Scotland, Stirling(?), 18th century
1916.703CCCC0
Spain, 17th century
1916.1811CCCC0
Germany, early 17th Century
1916.1729CCCC0
Spain, Toledo, second half of 16th Century
1916.1509CCCC0
Germany, second half of 16th Century
1919.68CCCC0
France, 17th century
1916.1485CCCC0
Blade: Spain, Toledo Hilt: Italt, Belluno?, late 16th-early 17th Century
1974.59CCCC0
France, Paris (?), 18th century
1974.57CCCC0
South Germany, early 16th Century
1921.1253CCCC0
France (blade: Germany?), 18th century
1916.1492CCCC0
William Kinman (British, 1724-1788?)
1916.1685CCCC0
France, late 17th Century
1916.1500CCCC0
Hilt: England; Blade: Germany, Solingen (?), Hilt: 17th Century; Blade: 18th Century
1916.696CCCC0
Germany, Passau (?), 17th century
1916.1099CCCC0
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.71CCCC0
hilt: Holland; blade: Spain, 17th century
1916.1100CCCC0
unassigned (European), probably late 19th century
1916.1944CCCC0
Italy, 16th century
1916.1687CCCC0
Italy, Milan?, 17th century
1916.706CCCC0
France, 17th century
1916.1795CCCC0
hilt: Scotland; blade: Germany, Solingen, hilt: 18th Century
1916.701CCCC0
Germany, 15th century
1916.1725CCCC0
France, early 17th century
1916.1797CCCC0
Jean Prouvé (French, 1901-1984)
2003.93©
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828©
India, 17th century
1930.708CCCC0
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704CCCC0
Germany, 17th century
1916.1962CCCC0
Germany, 17th century
1916.1961CCCC0
Germany, late 19th-early 20th Century
1919.60CCCC0
France, 17th century
1916.1846CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Hans Schmidt (Austrian, 1669)
1959.127Steel, varnished wood (walnut) stock decorated with inlaid silver wire and appliquésOverall: 110.2 cm (43 3/8 in.); Butt: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Barrel: 83.2 cm (32 3/4 in.); Bore: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis R. SchillingCCCC0
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97Steel, gilding, and wood inlaid with elk horn, ivory, and mother-of-pearlOverall: 70.5 cm (27 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97.1Steel, gilding, and wood inlaid with elk horn, ivory, and mother-of-pearlOverall: 13 x 73 x 6 cm (5 1/8 x 28 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Georg Kurland (Polish)
2012.97.2Steel, gilding, and wood inlaid with elk horn, ivory, and mother-of-pearlOverall: 13 x 73 x 6 cm (5 1/8 x 28 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
South Germany (?), 17th century
1916.1726Wood, inlaid with stag horn; flax cord; steel with traces of paint and gildingOverall: 82.6 cm (32 1/2 in.); Bow: 59.4 cm (23 3/8 in.); Butt: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Scandinavia (?), 15th century
1916.1601Steel and woodOverall: 93.3 cm (36 3/4 in.); Blade: 18.7 cm (7 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, early 16th Century
1916.686Steel, wood and leatherOverall: 156.6 cm (61 5/8 in.); Blade: 125.3 cm (49 5/16 in.); Quillions: 26.2 cm (10 5/16 in.); Grip: 30 cm (11 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Theodore Roszak
2005.144Painted wood, steel, iron, and PlexiglasOverall: 271.8 x 40.6 x 40.6 cm (107 x 16 x 16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund©
Germany (?), 15th century
1916.1600Steel; wood and leather gripOverall: 104.2 cm (41 in.); Blade: 87.3 cm (34 3/8 in.); Quillions: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Spain, Toledo (?), second half of 16th Century
1916.1507Steel, wood and leather gripOverall: 167.3 cm (65 7/8 in.); Blade: 126 cm (49 5/8 in.); Quillions: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in.); Grip: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.); Ricasso: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Claes Thure Oldenburg (American, 1929-)
2017.125Steel, lead and woodOverall: 210.8 x 241.2 x 388.4 cm (83 x 94 15/16 x 152 15/16 in.)Gift of Agnes Gund given in honor of George Gund III©
Italy, 17th century
1916.1495Steel, pierced; leather and woodOverall: 93 cm (36 5/8 in.); Blade: 77.8 cm (30 5/8 in.); Quillions: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Italy, Venice, 18th century
1916.698Steel, brass, leather and woodOverall: 100.3 cm (39 1/2 in.); Blade: 84.4 cm (33 1/4 in.); Grip: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.); Guard: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Clemens Willems (German)
1916.1626Steel and wood, scroll ornamentsOverall: 84.5 cm (33 1/4 in.); Blade: 71.2 cm (28 1/16 in.); Grip: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Hilt: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
England, 17th century
1916.1659Steel serrated blade, brass, and woodOverall: 46.6 cm (18 3/8 in.); Blade: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Quillions: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Grip: 15.4 cm (6 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, late 17th Century
1916.1620Steel, wood, brass and copper wireOverall: 108.9 cm (42 7/8 in.); Blade: 85.7 cm (33 3/4 in.); Quillions: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.); Grip: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, Saxony, late 16th Century
1916.1819Steel, gilt and etched; round wood haftOverall: 238.2 cm (93 3/4 in.); Blade: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
after a design by Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, 1686-1755)
1916.1094Steel, gilt and russeted, copper, woodOverall: 105.4 cm (41 1/2 in.); Blade: 87.9 cm (34 5/8 in.); Guard: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.70Steel, leather and wood grip, bronze pommelOverall: 170.5 cm (67 1/8 in.); Blade: 125.6 cm (49 7/16 in.); Quillions: 53.7 cm (21 1/8 in.); Grip: 43.2 cm (17 in.); Ricasso: 34.7 cm (13 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Scotland, Stirling(?), 18th century
1916.703Steel, pierced hilt; wood and leather gripOverall: 106.6 cm (41 15/16 in.); Blade: 91.3 cm (35 15/16 in.); Grip: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.); Hilt: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Spain, 17th century
1916.1811Steel, pierced and chiseled, leather and wood gripDiameter: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.); Overall: 105.6 cm (41 9/16 in.); Blade: 99.5 cm (39 3/16 in.); Quillions: 29.6 cm (11 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, early 17th Century
1916.1729Wood, stag horn, flax cord and steelOverall: 63.5 cm (25 in.); Bow: 60.2 cm (23 11/16 in.); Butt: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Spain, Toledo, second half of 16th Century
1916.1509Steel, wood and leather grip; fluted pommelOverall: 168.3 cm (66 1/4 in.); Blade: 126.4 cm (49 3/4 in.); Quillions: 35.2 cm (13 7/8 in.); Grip: 41.3 cm (16 1/4 in.); Ricasso: 20.3 cm (8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, second half of 16th Century
1919.68Steel; leather and wood grip, cloth-covered middleOverall: 191.5 cm (75 3/8 in.); Blade: 144.8 cm (57 in.); Quillions: 41.5 cm (16 5/16 in.); Grip: 40.7 cm (16 in.); Ricasso: 33.4 cm (13 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, 17th century
1916.1485Steel, iron, silver inlay; wood and brass wireOverall: 90.8 cm (35 3/4 in.); Blade: 74.1 cm (29 3/16 in.); Guard: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Blade: Spain, Toledo Hilt: Italt, Belluno?, late 16th-early 17th Century
1974.59Steel, ribbed guard and pommel; wood and wireOverall: 135.9 cm (53 1/2 in.); Blade: 111.1 cm (43 3/4 in.); Quillions: 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.); Grip: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)Gift from the Bascom Little EstateCCCC0
France, Paris (?), 18th century
1974.57Forged steel blade; partially gilt and russet steel hilt; steel wire, leather bands, wood coreOverall: 103.5 cm (40 3/4 in.); Blade: 86.1 cm (33 7/8 in.); Guard: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift from the Bascom Little EstateCCCC0
South Germany, early 16th Century
1921.1253Steel, wood, leather; quillions and spirally fluted pommel of blackened steelOverall: 117.5 cm (46 1/4 in.); Blade: 90.2 cm (35 1/2 in.); Quillions: 26.4 cm (10 3/8 in.); Grip: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France (blade: Germany?), 18th century
1916.1492Steel, blued, etched, and gilded; silver and woodOverall: 72.1 cm (28 3/8 in.); Blade: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.); Grip: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); Guard: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
William Kinman (British, 1724-1788?)
1916.1685Blued, etched, and gilded steel; hilt: silver, woodOverall: 74.9 cm (29 1/2 in.); Blade: 60.3 cm (23 3/4 in.); Grip: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.); Guard: 10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, late 17th Century
1916.1500Steel, chiseled and pierced; iron, wood; wire-bound gripOverall: 104.1 cm (41 in.); Blade: 87.6 cm (34 1/2 in.); Guard: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Hilt: England; Blade: Germany, Solingen (?), Hilt: 17th Century; Blade: 18th Century
1916.696Steel, chiseled; inlaid gilt- silver foil; wood and wire gripOverall: 101.6 cm (40 in.); Blade: 85.2 cm (33 9/16 in.); Hilt: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, Passau (?), 17th century
1916.1099Steel, wood, steel wire, copper, chiseled shell guard; blade: blued, gilded, pierced and engravedOverall: 104.5 cm (41 1/8 in.); Blade: 86 cm (33 7/8 in.); Guard: 7.6 cm (3 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, second half 16th Century
1919.71Steel, leather and wood grip with brass rivets; bronze pommelOverall: 168.9 cm (66 1/2 in.); Blade: 118.7 cm (46 3/4 in.); Quillions: 50.5 cm (19 7/8 in.); Grip: 49.2 cm (19 3/8 in.); Ricasso: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
hilt: Holland; blade: Spain, 17th century
1916.1100Blued, gilded, and pierced steel, wood, steel wire, chiseled shell guard, engraved bladeOverall: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.); Blade: 75.9 cm (29 7/8 in.); Guard: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
unassigned (European), probably late 19th century
1916.1944Wood, five concave sections, painted red and white; steel pointOverall: 278.2 cm (109 1/2 in.); Head: 12.6 cm (4 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Italy, 16th century
1916.1687Steel; russetted and damascened guard and pommel; wood and wire gripOverall: 50.7 cm (19 15/16 in.); Blade: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.); Quillions: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.); Grip: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Italy, Milan?, 17th century
1916.706Steel, pierced, chased and chiseled; wire ferrules on leather-covered wood gripOverall: 123.2 cm (48 1/2 in.); Blade: 100.9 cm (39 3/4 in.); Quillions: 25.2 cm (9 15/16 in.); Grip: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, 17th century
1916.1795Steel, etched; octagonal wood haft with studs and leather; remnants of velvet tasselOverall: 217.2 cm (85 1/2 in.); Blade: 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
hilt: Scotland; blade: Germany, Solingen, hilt: 18th Century
1916.701Steel; liner of buff leather; grip of wood, copper wire and fishskin (ray?)Overall: 101.6 cm (40 in.); Blade: 85.7 cm (33 3/4 in.); Grip: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.); Hilt: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, 15th century
1916.1725Wood (walnut?) inlaid with bone; horn; iron and steel; composite bow (horn and parchment)Overall: 87 cm (34 1/4 in.); Bow: 74.5 cm (29 5/16 in.); Butt: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, early 17th century
1916.1797Steel, pierced; appliqué masks in brass; octagonal wood haft with studs and leather strapsOverall: 239 cm (94 1/8 in.); Blade: 48 cm (18 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jean Prouvé (French, 1901-1984)
2003.93Steel, aluminum, wood and plasticOverall: 78 x 59 x 52 cm (30 11/16 x 23 1/4 x 20 1/2 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Fund, gift of the Foster Family Foundation and the Trideca Society in honor of Henry Hawley©
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.828Wood, steel, brass, mother-of-pearl inlay, and leatherOverall: 103.5 cm (40 3/4 in.); Barrel: 68.3 cm (26 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade©
India, 17th century
1930.708Jade hilt with iron and gold; steel blade with iron and gold; wood sheath covered in velvet with metallic threadOverall: 34.4 cm (13 9/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
India, probably Deccan, 18th century
1930.704Iron hilt with gold; steel blade with gold; wood scabbard with velvet and metallic threadOverall: 96.6 cm (38 1/16 in.)Gift of S. D. WrightCCCC0
Germany, 17th century
1916.1962Wood (flights missing) and steelOverall: 37 cm (14 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, 17th century
1916.1961Wood (flights missing) and steelOverall: 38 cm (14 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Germany, late 19th-early 20th Century
1919.60Steel and woodOverall: 292.1 cm (115 in.); Across top: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, 17th century
1916.1846Leather, tooled with wood, canvas and steel on a brass frameOverall: 35.6 x 31.8 x 27.3 cm (14 x 12 1/2 x 10 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0