Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1780-1820

Object Number

IX.7996

Provenance

First accessioned by Valuation when on loan to 108 (Welsh) Fd Sqn R. Mon. RE(M), Swansea (Loan L80), October 1989.

Physical Description

Brass hilted.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: approx. 1003 mm (39.5 in), blade length: 886 mm (34 7/8 in), blade width: 37 mm (1 7/16 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

On blade, on outside, stamped: crown over 4.On blade, on back, stamped: HDL (possibly part of Hadley?).

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For this pattern generally and for other examples in the Royal Armouries, see entry for IX.256, under Notes.
Photo: A3/4499 (6A)