Object Title

Dussage

Dussage

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

IX.1013

Physical Description

The hilt conforms to Per Terje Norheim type 'f'.

Materials

Dimensions

OverallLength1019 mm
OverallWeight1405 g
BladeLength880 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Blade bears stamped unidentified makers mark.

Associations

Bibliographic References

Dorling Kindersley, Weapon. A visual history of arms & armour, Dorling Kindersley Ltd, London, 2006, p. 105 (col. illus., bottom left).

Notes

For a discussion of dussages, dussaks or tessaks, their forms and marks see 'Tessakklinger'