Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1771-1799

Object Number

IX.3574

Physical Description

Basket hilt, repaired blade

Notes

The hilt is generally of the 'pattern' issued to Highland regiments from 1757, more specifically as on the later examples. For general references to and information on swords of this pattern, and other examples in the Royal Armouries and elsewhere, see entry for IX.234.