Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1860-1864

Object Number

IX.3478

Physical Description

Blade with inscription 'PRESENTED TO MAJOR F. MARCUS BERESFORD BY THE NON COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND PRIVATES OF THE 7TH SURREY RIFLE VOLUNTEERS AS A MARK OF RESPECT AND IN RECOGNITION OF THE VALUABLE SERVICES RENDERED BY HIM TO THE CORPS AS ITS COMMANDING OFFICER. 13TH AUGUST 1864.'

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 960 mm, blade length: 820 mm, Scabbard: 840 mm

Associations

Places Britain