Object Title

Knife and sheath

Knife and sheath

Date

1935-1950

Object Number

X.1518

Physical Description

For use by Commando forces. Slender baluster-shaped handle of copper alloy with cross-hilted surface, blued overall, and made in one with knob-like pommel capped by a plain falttened tang-button; plain flattened ovoid guard, of blued steel.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 283 mm; Blade length: 157 mm; maximum width: 50 mm; sheath length: 328 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

WILKINSON SWORD CO LTD (LONDON and THE F.S. FIGHTING KNIFE.

Associations

Places Britain