Sword

1917.05.0022

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Sword   (1917.05.0022)
Classification Science & Technology T&E : Armaments : Edged Weapons
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, West, United Kingdom, Saxony, Great Britain
Period/Date Early Medieval, 700 – 900
Culture English - Saxon, British
Location On Exhibitin the Europe exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 81.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 10.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.9 cm
Weight 682 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Steel, Metal--Iron
Manufacturing Processes Forging--Damascene
Munsell Color Information Dark Reddish gray (bg - pb 3/10 b) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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