Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1835

Object Number

IX.5660 A

Provenance

Purchased by the Royal Armouries from Antique Sword Trader, September 2015.

Physical Description

87 cm slightly curved with unfullered pipeback blade with quill point. The blade is engraved on the forte with the makers name and date, and on the obverse with United States and foliate design. The hilt is brass three bar hilt with stmped US ordnance marks. Stepped flat domed top with tang button bolt. Offset sword knot slit in guard near to pommel. Black leather grip bound with brss wire.