The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Demi-shaffron
  • Demi-shaffron
  • Franz Grosschedel (active between: 1555 - 1578/9)
  • Landshut, Germany
  • c. 1571
  • Medium-carbon steel, tempered, copper alloy, velvet and gold, etched, gilded and blackened
  • Weight: 1.7 kg
  • A359
  • European Armoury II
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Emperor Maximilian II. Barnard Brocas sale, 19-22 March 1834, no.348; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.