Object Title

Sword-knot

Sword-knot

Date

1899-1960

Object Number

IX.3655

Provenance

Found in Lanthorn Tower, Rm 4, 30/07/90.

Physical Description

Brown leather strap (without button fastening) with plaited brown leather acorn. Strap passes through leather loop.

Inscriptions and Marks

No visible marks.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Found as part of group of similar knots IX.3650 - IX.3656. For this pattern generally, see B. Robson, 'Swords of the British Army...', London, 1975, p.188.