Object Title

Arms trophy

Arms trophy

Date

1850-1899

Object Number

XVIII.197

Physical Description

Circular trophy consisting of sixteen pattern 1856 Mark I Drummers' swords, alternating with sixteen groups of steel ramrods. The centre is formed of a large domed boss covered in parts of percussion musket locks. It is mounted on a black painted circular wooden base.

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Formerly on loan to the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (Loan L154)