Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1531-1570

Object Number

IX.51

Provenance

Not recorded in inventory binder. Possibly Tower Arsenal

Physical Description

Almost square 'cats ear' pommel with hemispherical swellings on each face; modern grip; horizontally recurved quillons of s-shape with very short ecusson. Straight two-edged blade with short ricasso and shallow fuller.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 1085 mm (42.7 in), length of blade: 916 mm (36.1 in) Weight: 1078 gm (2 lb 6 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Mark stamped on one quillon. Also stamped on one face of blade.

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