Object Title

Axe

Axe

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

VIII.92

Physical Description

Severely shortened haft.

Inscriptions and Marks

Blade marked SARGANT and MABERLEY.

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

P.J. Lankester and G. Rimer, 'A 19th-century chest of arms', Royal Armouries Yearbook, III, 1998, pp. 77-108, at p. 86 - example of boarding axe marked Sargant or Sargent, probably both indicating Isaac Sarga/ent, other Royal Armouries examples listed).

Notes

For a list of other boarding axes in the Royal Armouries marked with the same name of Sargant or Sargent and for the maker Isaac Sarga/ent generally, see entry for VIII.259 (Notes).