Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

about 1796

Object Number

IX.1860

Provenance

Nothing in IBE. Presumed Old Tower Collections.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 1015 mm (40 in) [or 912 mm], blade length: 895 mm (55 1/4 in) Weight: 1130 gm

Inscriptions and Marks

(D?)AWES.

Associations

Bibliographic References

Dorling Kindersley, Weapon. A visual history of arms & armour, Dorling Kindersley Ltd, London, 2006, p. 181 (col. illus., bottom).

Notes

The alternative dimensions in square brackets were taken in connection with photography by Bridgewater Books, in July/August 2007.