Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1770-1790

Object Number

IX.320

Physical Description

Half basket

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 1085mm; blade length: 920mm; Weight: 1110g

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

C Mazansky, British basket-hilted swords. A typology of basket-type sword hilts, Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 2005, p. 195, type IA3, pommel type IVB, stool type IB (illus.): '1770-88'.

Notes

Of same 'pattern' as IX.2982 (also by Gill).