Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

1800-1830

Object Number

IX.462

Provenance

From the Spanish Museum of Artillery; presented by the Spanish Government (by exchange) in 1842 (see Notes).

Associations

Places Spain

Bibliographic References

William Reid, 'Some International Arms Exchanges, 1835-1846', Royal Armouries Yearbook, 5, 2000, pp. 148-158 , at p. 151, fig. 4 (left - overall view).

Notes

For the arms received from Spain in 1842 and the exchange generally, see Reid 2000, pp. 150-53 and entry for IX.444, under Notes, though this sword has not yet been identified in the list of objects sent from Spain, published by Reid (2000, pp. 156-7, Appendix 5).