|Object type||Edged Weapon or Club|
|Place made||United Kingdom|
|Date made||c 1861|
British Pattern 1861 Army Hospital Corps Sword : British Army
British Pattern 1861 Army Hospital Corps Sword. The hilt is a brass double bar stirrup type with an iron ribbed grip. The flat plain blade is slightly curved, sharpened on one edge with a spear point and stamped on the riccasso with a crown and ENFIELD.
This type of sword was issued to privates in the British Army Hospital Corps.