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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Two-handed sword known as a Claymore; iron; blade with stamped ornament; downward curving quillons ending in quatrefoils; blade extended beyond wooden handle; wheel-shape; triangular point.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1476-1525
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 140.5 centimetres
    • Length: 99 centimetres (blade)
    • Width: 5 centimetres (blade)
    • Width: 32.4 centimetres (quillon to quillon)
    • Weight: 2370 grammes
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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