Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1731-1770

Object Number

IX.225

Physical Description

Blade has spurious date of 1689.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 978 mm (38.5 in), blade length: 833 mm (32.8 in) Weight: 2 lb 4 oz

Bibliographic References

C Mazansky, British basket-hilted swords. A typology of basket-type sword hilts, Boydell Press, Woodbridge, 2005, p. 95, type F1a, pommel type II (illus.): 'c.1750'.