Object Place: France (?)
Guard: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.); maximum open: 36 cm (14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pierced, gilded, and painted horn blades; silk; brass
Not On View
Pierced horn blades gilded at top, painted medallions with classical and contemporary figures and landscapes at heads of blades; stamped brass guards. White silk connecting ribbon, green stone studs in rivet.
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, November 10, 1943.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection