The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword
  • Sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France or England
  • 2nd half of 14th century
  • Iron or steel, copper and cord
  • Length: 95.4 cm
    Width: 6 cm, at guard
    Weight: 1.36 kg
    Length: 67.8 cm, blade
    Balance point: 6.5 cm, forward of the guard block
  • Maker's mark: inlaid in copper, 16.5cm from hilt
  • A460
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
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Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.