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Object details

Weapons and ammunition
Related period
First World War (association)
Wilkinson Sword Company
Place made
Acton, Middlesex, England, UK

Handle: wood

whole: steel


Blade: Length 435 mm, Width 26 mm

whole: Depth 25 mm, Length 557 mm, Width 68 mm

Catalogue number
WEA 490
On display at
IWM London

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