The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Vamplate
  • Vamplate
  • Franz Grosschedel (active between: 1555 - 1578/9)
  • Landshut, Germany
  • c. 1571
  • Steel, copper alloy and gold, etched, gilded and blackened
  • Diameter: 29.8 cm
    Diameter: 6.4 cm, lance opening
    Weight: 1.3 kg
  • A342
  • European Armoury II
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  • Made for Emperor Maximilian II. Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.