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German sword blade

Maker:  Maker Unknown


German sword blade, late 16th century, with 17th century Scottish inscriptions incorporating the spurious date 1300, 40ins.

ID:  95258


Scottish Borders

A selection of objects from the collection can be seen (by guided tour) as part of the Doors Open Scheme, organised by the Civic Trust in Scotland in those years when it operates in this area. For further details of participation and opening times please see the attached link. Otherwise access to the collection is available by prior appointment through the contact shown.