Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1840-1900

Object Number

IX.453

Provenance

'Presented by the Spanish Government in 1851 together with 5 other swords, 14 sword blades and 5 scabbards' according to the typed inventory (IBE) - see Notes.

Physical Description

Toledo blade.

Associations

Places Spain

Notes

According to the typed inventory (IBE) other surviving examples of the group presented in 1851 are: IX.454, 460-1, 463, 496, 499, 503-12, 514-15. For the Spanish gifts of 1842 and 1851 generally, see entry for IX.444, under Notes.