Object Title

Scabbard

Scabbard

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIS.223

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Of wood, rectangular in section and covered with green shagreen. At the mouth is a wide iron band, a similar one forming the chape. Along the back edge is a vertical strip of iron, pierced in two places for suspension, held by two riveted bands. The shagreen is missing in several places.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The length of the scabbard is 716 mm. Weight: The weight of the scabbard is 0.25 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places China