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Hand and a Half Sword
English: The grip on this sword is long enough to permit the man to steady the hand holding the heavy sword with the other hand. The sword has been reassembled with parts replaced.
Date late 15th century
date QS:P571,+1450-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
(Early Modern)
Medium steel
medium QS:P186,Q11427
Dimensions 21.8 × 119.4 × 3.5 cm (8.5 × 47 × 1.3 in)
institution QS:P195,Q210081
Accession number
Place of creation France
Object history
  • Baron de Léry, Paris
  • American Art Association Sale, November 14, 1921, no. 242
  • 1921: purchased by Henry Walters, Baltimore
  • Wal
  • ters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Exhibition history World of Wonder. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1971-1972.
Credit line Acquired by Henry Walters, 1921
Inscriptions On pommel the letters Z O and S
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