Object Title

Gladius and scabbard mounts

Gladius and scabbard mounts

Date

50-100 AD

Object Number

IX.5583

Provenance

Purchased at auction, the Alex Guttmann Collection, of Ancient Arms and Armour, Part 2, Wednesday 28 April 2004; Found in Wiesbaden, Germany, by Wolfgang Johe in 1971-72

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 633 mm (24 15/16 in); blade length: 486 mm (19 1/8 in) Weight: weight: 444 g (15.8 oz)

Associations

Places Roman Empire