European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Smallsword with ScabbardMade in London, England, Europe
Hilt and scabbard mounts made by goldsmiths and hiltmakers John Ray and James Montague, English (active London), active as partners 1800 - 1821. Made for Rundell, Bridge & Rundell, London.
Etched steel [blade]; chased gold [hilt]; leather, chased gold [scabbard]
1977-167-654Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977
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