Sword (cut steel) by Matthew Boulton

The hilt is of cut steel by Matthew Boulton, and is set with ceramic medallions by Josiah Wedgewood, the blade is probably imported from a Solingen workshop or supplied by a German worker in London.


Cut steel, jasper, blued and gilt steel blade
94 x 12 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £12,925)
Acquired in:
Hotspur Ltd

Artists include

Venue details

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