Robert Gray / Small Sword and Scabbard / about 1780Robert Gray
Small Sword and Scabbard
about 1780

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Creator Name: Gray
Creator Dates/Places: living late 18th century
Creator Name-CRT: Robert Gray
Title: Small Sword and Scabbard
View: Right side
Creation Date: about 1780
Creation Place: Hilt made in England; blade made in Solingen, Germany; scabbard made, and sword put together and sold by Robert Gray of Bond Street, London
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: Cut-steel hilt, decorated with gold; steel blade, blued and gilded; parchment scabbard with steel mounts
Dimensions: 98.5
Inscriptions: Inscribed on the blade 'DE LA MARQUE DES MOUCHETTE A SOLINGEN' and on scabbard 'GRAY, BOND ST'
AMICA Contributor: The Victoria and Albert Museum
Owner Location: London, England
ID Number: M.40&A-1971
Copyright: Permission for educational use only granted by the Victoria and Albert Museum 2003
Context - Place: Germany
Context - Place: London, United Kingdom
Context - Place: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
AMICA ID: VAM_.M.40&A-1971
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 98.5
Measurement Unit: cm
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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