The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Longsword
  • Longsword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1580 (hilt)
    14th century (blade)
  • Iron or steel, copper, cord and leather, blued
  • Length: 95.5 cm
    Width: 5.4 cm
    Weight: 2.05 kg
  • Maker's mark: Bell within a shield In copper, 13.8cm from hilt
  • A477
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
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Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.