Hunting sword and scabbard
Steel, silver, bone; leather
Overall: 31 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 1 in. ( 81 x 8.6 x 2.5 cm )
stamped: on quillons (reverse side): "S[or B]", a 5-pointed star, "WK", and British Lion(?)
Hunting sword with curved, single-edged steel blade with two fullers, one full-length and one extending from hilt to beginning of false edge (8 1/4 inches from point); short silver cross quillons with striated piece at center and flat, striated finials, pierced on one side; carved bone grip with spiralling ridges and green and black coloration; narrow ferrule with diagonal striations at base of grip; domed oval pommel with capstan rivet and striations radiating from center of top; leather scabbard (missing mounts).
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
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