• Friday afternoon lecture: Daggers from the deep

  • Fri, 14-02-2020 at 14:00
  • Royal Armouries
    Armouries Drive
    LS10 1LT Leeds
Friday afternoon lecture: Daggers from the deep - Royal Armouries - Leeds

Join us for our free afternoon lecture, Daggers from the deep: discovering the Thames daggersSpeaker: Scot Hurst, Assistant Curator, Royal ArmouriesThis talk will give an overview of the preliminary research into a selection of daggers from the Royal Armouries collection, all of which were recovered from the River Thames. It will explore their typology, with comparisons to similar examples, their places of origin, dates of manufacture and where they were found.This event is free and open to all. No booking required. For more information head to royalarmouries.org/event/daggers-from-the-deepImage: Dagger - Rondel Dagger (1400-1430)Found in the river Thames at Westminster, 1840collections.royalarmouries.org/object/rac-object-1215.html