Object Title

Hanger and scabbard

Hanger and scabbard

Date

1800-1840

Object Number

IX.2863

Physical Description

Steel stirrup hilt and curved blade

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

According to W.E. May and P.G.W. Annis, 'Swords for Sea Service', London, 1970, Vol. II, p.297, the name of Parker Field and Sons is recorded at the (High) Holborn address from 1842 until 1876. For further references on the firm see entry for IX.469, under Notes.