Object Title

Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard

Date

1780-1800

Object Number

IX.921

Dimensions

Dimensions: Sword: overall length: 1113 mm (43.8 in), blade length: 925 mm (36.4 in), Scabbard: length: 958 mm (37.7 in) Weight: Sword: 1 lb 13 oz, Scabbard: 11 oz

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

C Mazansky, British basket-hilted swords. A typology of basket-type sword hilts, Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 2005, p. 212, type IVB1, pommel type XIII (illus.): 'c.1790'.