Object Title

Scabbard

Scabbard

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

IX.7846

Physical Description

All steel. Apparently a 1853 pattern scabbard shortened by 6-9 in. It fits IX.6386 quite well which has a cut-down practice blade.

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

J. Morgan, 'The 1853 cavalry trooper's sword', Classic Arms and Mailitaria, VII, no. 5, Sept./Oct. 2000, p. 27 - described briefly and mention as fitting IX.6836.