The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword
  • Sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1490 - 1520
  • Steel, gold, bronze and horn
  • Length: 104.5 cm
    Length: 88.5 cm, blade
    Width: 3.4 cm, blade width at guard
    Width: 19.8 cm, guard
    Balance point: 12.2 cm, forward of the guard block
  • A499
  • European Armoury I
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • E. Juste, 1867; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.