Object Title

Sheath

Sheath

Date

1900-1999

Object Number

X.694

Provenance

Bequeathed by J.B.P. Young, 1980.

Physical Description

Brown leather sheath for single-edged knife, the back-piece extended to accommodate belt, with transverse band (towards pommel) to secure knife. Body stitched and secured with five rusted rivets.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 184 mm (7 1/4 in), scabbard length: 108 mm (4 1/4 in) Weight: 1 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

Tongue stamped: 'MADE IN / SHEFFIELD ENG.'

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