Short Sword and Sheath with Animal Motifs Date: 7th–6th century B.C. Culture: Northeast China Medium: Bronze Dimensions: Sword: L. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm) Sheath: L. 8 1/2 in. (21. 6 cm) Classification: Metalwork Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw, 2002 Accession Number: 2002.201.5a, b
Antique Chinese Warring States Era Chinese carved jade dagger with sheath. Figural Nian beast head with raised Nian design to sheath. Curved blade
A rare Swiss dagger of so-called Holbein type, mid-16th century, the scabbard later.
An exceptional dagger for esoteric rituals, provenance: France dating: mid-19th Century.
Epée, lame 71 cm, longueur totale 88cm, période fin de la Guerre de Cent Ans, c. 1450
A EUROPEAN BRONZE SWORD BRONZE AGE, CIRCA 12TH-10TH CENTURY B.C. The long tapering blade with parallel grooves towards the tip, the hilt riveted to the blade, the arched guard with incised bands of chevrons, the ridged grip chased with three raised bands each with squares of alternating incised dashes, the disc-shaped pommel with knob terminal decorated with concentric circles including a wide band of alternating vertical dashes and concentric semi-circles