The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword
  • Sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Probably Italy, possibly Milan
  • c. 1550 - c. 1560
  • Iron, steel, gold and silver, overlaid and blued
  • Length: 87.7 cm, blade
    Width: 2.7 cm, blade, at guard
    Weight: 0.72 kg
    Length: 100.7 cm
    Width: 18.5 cm, guard
    Balance point: 13.8 cm, forward of the guard block
  • Maker's mark
  • A509
  • European Armoury II
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Further Reading
  • Etlinger Collection, Wurzburg