The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Longsword
  • Longsword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1570 - c. 1580
  • Iron or steel, leather, copper and cord, blackened
  • Length: 109.3 cm, blade
    Width: 3.8 cm
    Weight: 2.14 kg
  • Maker's mark Inlaid in copper
  • A490
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
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Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.