Object Title

Hanger

Hanger

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

IX.1064

Physical Description

Cast brass hilt consisting of pommel, spirally fluted grip, knuckle-bow and at its base a heart shaped shell guard with turned down rear quillon. Curved single-edge blade etched at the forte with the crowned monogram FRW Friedrich Wilhelm of Prussia.

Dimensions

BladeLength646 mm
OverallLength791 mm
OverallWeight0.807 kg

Inscriptions and Marks

Mark
FW of Prussia on blade
blade
etched

Associations

Places Prussia