Object Title

Scabbard

Scabbard

Date

1796-1821

Object Number

IX.3800

Provenance

Old Tower collection; probably Tower arsenal. Found un-numbered in Brick Tower store 1982/83. First accessioned June 1992.

Physical Description

Variations, losses, damage, etc: some bad patches of oxidation.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length (max.): 880 mm (34 5/8 in) Weight: 1030 gm (2 lb 4 1/2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For this pattern generally and for other examples in the Royal Armouries, see entry for IX.245, under Notes.
This scabbard fits the separate sword IX.2433 well enough for display purposes (PJL, 14/04/03).