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Hanger sword: HEN.M.287-1933

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Titles

Hanger sword

Maker(s)

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Description

Hanger, steel hilt and wooden grip. Curved blade.

Legal notes

J.S. Henderson Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933-03-16) by Henderson, James Stewart

Dating

17th Century
Production date: circa AD 1660

Components of the work

Sword composed of steel

Identification numbers

Accession number: HEN.M.287-1933
Primary reference Number: 19086
Old object number: PB 138
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 18 December 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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