Late 16th century
"With lemon-shaped pommel and stock well inlaid with ivory. The lock-plate is engraved and the weapon is of fine form and in perfect original condition. From the Collection of Sir Archibald Lamb, Battle Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, London, March 1, 1923 for $155.72; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., March 31, 1941 for $54."
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 150, Article 4, Album 1b, p. 40