From: Italy | Brescia

Curatorial Section: Historic

Object Number 42-30-201
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Italian
Provenience Italy | Brescia
Period 16th Century
Date Made 1500-1599 CE
Section Historic
Materials Metal

Blade and grip in one piece. Narrow single-edged blade triangular in section, tapering to point. Straight quillons. Knob in middle of grip which is spirally twisted. Knob at end. Much worn. "dug up in the ruins of a building at Brescia, Italy, that had been erected in the latter part of the XV century"

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 365 - Collector Number

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