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The Sword of Emperor Maximilian I

Artist: Hans Sumersperger

1492 - 1498 in Hall / Tyrol

1496 dated

Steel, blued and gilded, iron cutting, brass, silver, mother of pearl (supplemented)

L. 139 cm 

Signature: MAISTER (HAN) NS OF H (ALL) (Mary Page) 

Inscription: Georg page: “HELP HEILIGERR KNIGHT S SANNDT JORRG HELP VN (S)”, “MARIIA HILLF AVS”, “MAISTER”; Marie page: “HILLF MARIA MVETER RAINE MAIDT ME BEFORE PEHVDT L (EID), “HELP Riter SAN IORG”; guard: MR, ​​M, .496 IAR

Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, Secular Treasury

Read more: http://sword-site.com/thread/461/sword-emperor-maximilian#ixzz2yOTV3rvo

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