The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • 15th-16th and 19th centuries (blade (German))
    19th century (hilt)
  • Iron, steel, gold, bronze and shark-skin
  • Length: 80.3 cm
    Width: 4.7 cm
    Weight: 1.24 kg
  • Maker's mark: Running wolf
    Incised mark: Faint signs
  • A497
  • European Armoury I
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.