From: England | London

Curatorial Section: Historic

Object Number 42-30-129
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture British
Provenience England | London
Creator Thomas Gill
Date Made 1800-1850
Section Historic
Materials Steel | Ivory

Curved single-edged steel blade, both edges bevelled towards cutting edge and for about 2/5 of other edge. Blued blade covered with etched seahorse, crown, ship and floral design and marked "Thos. Gill, #53 St. Jamess St. London, warranted". Traces of gilding. Openwork brass guard in anchor and cable design. Ivory grip finely crosshatched with brass cap in form of lion's head.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 433 - Other Number

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