Peter Efimov
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Rapier German (Artist) PERIOD 1580-1600 (Baroque) MEDIUM steel, braided cord (Arms & Armor) ACCESSION NUMBER 51.508 MEASUREMENTS 45 5/8 in. (115.89 cm) (l.) GEOGRAPHIES Saxony, Germany (?) (Place of Origin)

An elegant rapier like this would be worn by noblemen serving as bodyguards or in the retinue of the Saxon electors.


High Middle Ages Taken at the 2010 Black Garter Spring Hastilude A century tournament of skill and formal challenges. Great Helm displaying heraldic colours in the form of a fabric wreath and mantling.