Steel, wood, twine, brass, other metal
Overall: 29 x 4 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 73.7 x 12.1 x 3.2 cm )
Sword with double-edged steel blade with serpentine edges and incised decoration on upper half of obverse and reverse; top of blade is flared, with applied strips of brass and ornately serrated edges; wooden grip is wrapped with twine and bound at either end by a metal (silver?) band; slightly twisted T-shaped wooden pommel.
Gift of Mrs. James G. Harbord
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