The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

Object Record

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Title Buglers Sword and Scabbard
Description Silver sword with bronze plated hilt, gold in colour. Hilt top has snarling lion head and the bottom of the hilt has three "prongs"; centre prong has leaf details. inscriptions on both sides of the sword.

Scabbard has black sheath (leather?) with metal top and bottom elements. Inscription on bottom
Catalog Number 01133
Object Name Sword
Material Metal
Inscription Text Scabbard = "16 QOR"
Scabbard & Sword = "Queen's Own Rifles"
Year Range from 1856
Dimensions W-12 L-67 D-2 cm
Condition Good
Condition Notes Good; some corrosion on both pieces