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British Saber to a Belgian

S000132_British_Saber_to_a_Belgian_Full_Obverse_Next_to_Scabbard

Data

Period1 19th Century
Min/Max date1 1867-01-01 - 1867-12-31 Location(cntry)1 Belgium
Origin1 Great Britain Location(detail)1 ex author's collection
Sword type1 Sword Displayed at1 --
Corps1 Military Reference1 --
Outfit1 Staff
Owner1 Author
Guard type1 4 bars Provenance1 Dix Noonan_Webb
Quillions1 1 Provenance(detail)1 Lot 1025, September 27 2017
Hilt type1 Gothic Original owner1 --
Grip form1 Ergonomic
Pommmel type1 Lion's head Condition1 Good
Blade type1 Curved
Edge1 Single edged
Fuller1 2x1 Information date 2017-11-01
Information source 1 Author 2 Source
Sword Blade Scabbard
Max length(cm/In)1 96.7 38.07 90.2 35.51 92.3 36.34
Max width(cm/In)1 12.60 4.96 3.19 1.26 3.10 1.22
Max thickness(cm/In)1 9.90 3.90 0.82 0.32 2.60 1.02
Curvature(cm/In)1 0.0 0.00 0.3 0.12 0.0 0.00
Width at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 2.46 0.97 3.32 1.31
Thickness at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.24 0.09 1.32 0.52
Width at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 2.51 0.99 3.37 1.33
Thickness at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- 0.61 0.24 1.56 0.61
Section at 10 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Flat. Diamond Ellipse
Section at 50 cm(cm/In)1 -- -- Triangle Ellipse
Weight(kg/lb+oz)1 1.02 2lb 4oz -- -- 0.40 0lb 14oz
Information source 1 Author
Hilt Blade Scabbard
Materials1 Galuchat Steel Sheet metal
Brass Brass --
-- -- --
-- -- --
Features1 Leopold II's cypher Acid etching 1 loose ring
Crown Floral design Mortise
Lion's mane Belgian coat of arms Asymmetrical shoe
-- Leopold II's cypher --
-- Star of David --
-- Brass insert --
Marks1 -- L'union fait la force --
-- By appointment --
-- HenryWilkinson Pall Mall London --
-- 155142 --
Hilt inscription1 --
Blade inscription1 Au capt d etat major B. Renard son ami John Furley 1867
Scabbard inscription1 Wilkinson Pall Mall
Information source 1 Author

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