Object Title

Hanger

Hanger

Date

1771-1799

Object Number

IX.8040

Physical Description

Copper alloy slotted hilt with lion-head pommel and curved knuckle-guard. Ivory grip, spirally ribbed and bound with copper ribbon.


Curved, single-edged blade, with a false edge for the last XXXXX. Decoration TO DO.


Damage: a small hole is drilled throught the blade tip, probably for mounting the hanger in a display.

Associations

Places Britain