Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1908-1915

Object Number

IX.6444

Physical Description

Variations, losses, damage etc: shiny (probably plated) guard and pommel; grip of black composition; blade has three notches at hilt.

Inscriptions and Marks

On hilt, on pommel, on inside, stamped: 17 (possibly an old Weedon number).On hilt, on back of grip, white paint: 20[8] (a Weedon number).On blade, inside, by hilt, stamped: crown over 17 over E (twice); 8; '09.On blade, on outside, by hilt, stamped: broad arrow over EFD; crown over 75 over E; X.On blade, on back, by hilt, stamped: P over '08.

Associations

Places Britain