Object Title

Top-Locket and portion of scabbard

Top-Locket and portion of scabbard

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

IX.2092

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Brass top-locket for single-edged sword is pierced with a hole on outer face for frog suspension stud. Decorated with three incised annular lines towards base with a scalloped lower edge.


Portion of leather scabbard still remains within locket with a pierced hole towards the back edge.

Dimensions

Weight: Overall length: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm.)

Associations

Places Europe