- Cup signed Carlo Piccinino (Italian, Milan, active circa 1650–75)
- Dated: circa 1650–75
- Culture: Italian, Milan
- Medium: Steel, chiseled in relief; iron wire
- Measurements: Length of quillons 12 1/16 in. ( 30.63 cm) Length of blade 37 1/4 in. ( 94.62 cm) Length overall 44 in. ( 111.76 cm) Gr. width of blade 0 1/2 in. ( 1.27 cm) Gr. thickness of blade 0 1/4 in. ( 0.64 cm) Weight 2 lb. 5 oz. ( 1049 gm) Hardness of blade 52-60
- Provenance: Ex coll.: Marquis de Villahermosa; Baron Giulio Francheti, Florence
There is an inscription on both side of the ricasso. Stamped at base of outer side of cup stands "CARLO / PICININO" while stamped on both sides of blade stands "xx XIN x SOL x IN x GEN x".