Object Title

Cutlass

Cutlass

Date

1800-1820

Object Number

IX.2001

Physical Description

Curved blade, figure 8 guard

Bibliographic References

P.J. Lankester and G. Rimer, 'A 19th-century chest of arms', Royal Armouries Yearbook, III, 1998, pp. 77-108, at p. 106, note 13 - example of cutlass with blade apparently modified from pattern 1796 light cavalry blade (other RA examples listed).