• Double-Bladed Sword with a Lozenge-Shaped Cross-Guard with Bronze Rivets at the Root of the Blade

    Dimensions:
    lenght 88 cm; width of blade 4,5 cm

Double-Bladed Sword with a Lozenge-Shaped Cross-Guard with Bronze Rivets at the Root of the Blade

Created: Late 4th - early 5th century

Found: Novogrigoryevka Burial Ground (excavations of 1884). Zaporozhye

Title:

Double-Bladed Sword with a Lozenge-Shaped Cross-Guard with Bronze Rivets at the Root of the Blade

Place of finding:

Archaeological site:

Novogrigoryevka Burial Ground (excavations of 1884)

Material:

Dimensions:

lenght 88 cm; width of blade 4,5 cm

Acquisition date:

Entered the Hermitage in 1885; transferred from the Imperial Archaeological Society

Inventory Number:

1911-146