Object Title

Backsword

Backsword

Date

1689

Object Number

IX.216

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 828 mm; blade length: 816 mm; max width: 87 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

'orb' mark

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

C Mazansky, British basket-hilted swords. A typology of basket-type sword hilts, Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 2005, p. 278, type VBie, [no pommel type given] (illus.): '689'.