Object Title

Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

IX.2030

Provenance

Purchased August 1980

Physical Description

Silver hilt with London assay marks for 1743/4 and maker's mark, probably WG for William Garrard; blade probably about 1700.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 940 mm (37 in.), Length of blade: 787 mm (31 in.), Length of scabbard: 800 mm (31.5 in) Weight: 627.7 g (1 lb 6 oz), Scabbard: 170.1 g (60 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Fullers inscr: For the Tower.

Associations

Places Britain