Dress Sword WW1; 2004_669_1-2

Name/Title

Dress Sword WW1

About this object

Dress sword and scabbard which belonged to 13/148 Colonel James Neil McCarroll who was in the Auckland Mounted Rifles 1916-1920. 1. Steel two edge sword, with large brass cross guard (with edges flaring out) and wire covered handle grip with round pommel at end. 2. Red leather scabbard with brass top and tip. Top has decorative catch to hang sword from belt.

Medium and Materials

steel

Measurements

1. 88cm length x 11.5cm width x 2cm depth. 2. 76cm length x 2cm width x 1 cm depth

Subject and Association Description

dress sword WW1

Credit Line

Brian McCarroll

Object Type

sword

Object number

2004_669_1-2

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