Object Title

sword

sword

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXI.38

Provenance

From the collection of J.B.P.Young.

Physical Description

Steel hilt consisting of a oval pommel with flat central band and three longitudinal grooves, symetrical quillons of rectangular section, narrowing towards their ends and inclined towards the blade with flat lobate finials inclined towards the blade, and a grip spirally bound with plain wire and a steel ferrule.
Straight, double edged spear-pointed blade of diamond section. Both edges are heavily notched.

Dimensions

OverallLength1003mm
BladeLength806mm

Associations

Places Europe