sword hunting.sword knife
Dress sword, deer horn hilt, leather scabbard. Scabbard also holds knife with deer horn handle and mountings in gilded brass. Type: couteau de chasse. Reid (1912): 'Sword belonged to Campbell of Glencoe, the perpetrator of the Massacre of Glencoe. Sword was preserved by the family of Mr Garden Campbell of Troup and Glenlyon, and presented to Dr Robert Wilson.'
Dates: Early: 1670 Late: 1750
metal steel gold brass leather ox.skin deer.horn antler
L(sword blade): 648 mm W(sword blade): 39 mm L(k