Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

IX.2897

Physical Description

Variant hilt with short, straight quillon. Marked RHA (Royal Horse Artillery) - belongs with scabbard, Pattern Room RN 10222, which has the same unit markings and numbers, and date.

Inscriptions and Marks

On blade, on back, near hilt: [ENFIELD?] 1842 and crown over VR.On hilt, on rear quillon, engraved: RHA over D over 110.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For other swords of this pattern with the same short, straight quillon, and for other swords marked RHA, see entry for IX.345, under Notes.