Basket-hilt Claymore Sword
- Dated: 1735 - 1740
- Measurements: 98.75 cm
- Provenance: this sword belonged to His Majesty George III. It was brought from Augusta Lodge, March 28th, 1822
The sword has a steel hilt consists of pommel, tang button, a Stirling type basket pommel inlaid with brass, sideguards with heart-shapes and claws on knuckleguards. The barrel-shaped grip has rayskin bound with silver and a silver ferrule, while the sword features a straight, backedged blade.