English Basket Hilt Cavalry Broadsword
Iron basket hilt with alternating wide and narrow panels converging in a ring secured beneath a domed pommel, with spiral carved walnut grip and twisted brass wire wrapping; straight single-edged blade with false edge at the tip and two wide fullers, the blade marked "TIES SEIT" and with punched star and diamond decoration,
Blade lg. 32 1/8, overall lg. 38 in.
This sword is illustrated and described in Robert Brooker, British Military Pistols and Associated Edged Weapons, (Robert Brooker, 2016), p. 97.