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Whitney Western Art Museum

Descriptions
wire 139 acid etching stainless steel 15 rings 21
Names
sword 25 scabbard 37
Subjects
acid etching
Date:
ca. 1875
Dimensions:
blade length: 32.625 in, scabbard length: 33.625 in
Inscription:
inscribed on blade by handle, W. Walsheid/Solingen and on top of blade Iron Proof, on other side, Eroved.
Remarks:
Credit Line: Gift of The Coe Foundation. (A) Stainless steel military sword with (B) scabbard with two rings on it. Sword has wire wrapped handle, acid etching on blade, c. 1875. Inscribed on blade by handle, W. Walsheid/Solingen and on top of blade Iron Proof, on other side, Eroved. 1960 catalog no. 225. gift of the above source.
Accession Number:
1.67.439A/B

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