Object Title

Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard

Date

1830-1850

Object Number

IX.1847

Physical Description

Made from iron recoved from the wreck of the Royal George (according to blade inscription). Blade inscriptions: outside: DANCE Sword Cutler / 18 Queen Street Portsea; inside: Made from the Iron Recovered From the Wreck of the Royal George Sunk At Spithead 19 August 1792. Recovered 1840 (CHECK all from object; N.B. inscription is not all in upper case as given in Typed Inventory).

Associations

Places Britain