Objects
Officer sword. The late 17th century
Officer sword. The late 17th century
Object type
Officer sword
Place of origin
Sweden
Date
The late 17th century
Materials
Steel, brass, wood
Technique
Forging, casting, carving, gold damascening, gilding
Dimensions
Total length: 103,0 cm; blade length: 88,7 cm
Object history note
The sword is believed to have belonged to King Charles XII of Sweden.
Publications
"An Perfect victory". In commemoration of 300-anniversary of the Battle at Poltava. Exhibition catalogue, St. Petersburg, 2009
Museum number
Ор-246