University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:42-30-206
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Venetian (uncertain)
Provenience: Italy
Venice (uncertain)
Date Made: 1600-1699
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1699
Section:Historic
Materials:Iron
Wood
Metal
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:237 - Other Number

Description

left handed use. Double-edged iron blade tapering to point. Curved metal quillons with grotesque animal in low relief on each side. Oval metal carrying loop at right angles to quillon. Wooden grip terminating in crescent-shaped metal pommel ornamented with two serpents in low relief.


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