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Sword: HEN.M.203-1933

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Maker(s)

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Description

Sword, gold-painted blade.

Notes

History note: Unknown before testator, 'Abbotsford', Downs Road, St Helen's Park, Hastings, Sussex,

Legal notes

J.S. Henderson Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

17th Century
Circa 1600 - 1700

Components of the work

Decoration composed of gold paint

Materials used in production

Steel

Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Sword, cast, with a gold painted blade

Identification numbers

Accession number: HEN.M.203-1933
Primary reference Number: 18894
Old object number: PB 102
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Audit data

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

Associated departments & institutions

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

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