The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Full armour
  • Full armour
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1500- 1510
  • Medium-carbon steel, quenched and tempered, etched
  • Weight: 19.56 kg, total weight
  • Inscription: Crowned 'W' and 'G·I·G·M·E
    Inscription: '·IHESVS · NAZARENVS · REX · IVDEORV'
    Inscription: Crowned 'W' and 'G·I·G·M·E
    Inscription: '·IHESVS · NASARENVS · REX · IVDEORVM'
  • A22
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Belleval; E. Juste, 1869; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.