The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Partial armour
  • Partial armour
  • Attributed to Kolman Helmschmid (1470 - 1532) , Armourer
  • Attributed to Daniel Hopfer (1470 - 1536), Etcher
  • Augsburg, Germany
  • c. 1525 - c. 1530
  • Steel, copper alloy, satin, leather and gold, etched, pierced, chiselled, gilded and embossed
  • Weight: 16.3 kg, total weight
  • A30
  • European Armoury II
Commentary
History
Images & Media
  • Emperor Napoleon III; E. Juste, 1869; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.