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Object Number:42-30-124
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Saxon
Provenience: Germany
Dresden
Maker: Ulrich John
Date Made: 1750
Early Date: 1750
Late Date: 1750
Section:Historic
Materials:Iron
Brass
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:334 - Other Number

Description

Iron blade with single curve cutting edge; back of blade near point concave. Ivory grip with figures in high relief: on one side, two judges; on the other, man and woman. Brass pommel; short brass guard. Blade bears the mark of Ulrich John, Dresden, about 1750.


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