The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
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  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1610 - c. 1620
  • Low-carbon steel and gold, embossed and gilded
  • Weight: 2.7 kg
  • A174
  • European Armoury III
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Félix Petitprêtre, 1866; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.