Object Title

Top-Locket

Top-Locket

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

IX.2091

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Brass top-locket for Sergeant's Sword with bell-shaped mouth and single loose suspension ring 54 mm (2 1/8 in) from mouth. Indented lower edge with incised decoration of three concentric diamonds, the lower edges of which curve outwards to form a spiral on both faces three parallel transverse lines 6 mm (1/4 in), 51 mm (2 in) and 57 mm (2 1/4 in) from mouth. (Last sentence is as in IBE, but clearly some punctuation missing - PJL.)

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 108 mm (4 1/4 in), width: 38 mm (1 1/2 in) Weight: 3 1/2 oz

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