The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Longsword
  • Longsword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1520 and 19th century (hilt)
    Possibly c. 1620 (blade)
  • Iron or steel and wood, blackened
  • Length: 101 cm
    Width: 4.1 cm
    Length: 20.2 cm, grip
    Length: 10 cm, quillons
    Weight: 1.531 kg
  • Incised mark: Running wolf
    Stamp
    Inscription: '1415'
  • A475
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.