The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Two-handed sword
  • Two-handed sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy and Germany
  • c. 1530
  • Iron or steel, leather, gold and steel, etched, chiselled and gilded
  • Length: 122 cm, blade
    Length: 42.2 cm, grip
    Length: 42.5 cm, quillons
    Length: 12 cm, ricasso
    Width: 4.5 cm
    Weight: 3.01 kg
  • Incised mark: Running wolf
  • A472
  • European Armoury I
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Further Reading
  • E. Juste, 1867; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.