The Wallace Collection

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Sword of Henry, Prince of Wales (+1612)
  • Sword
  • Sword of Henry, Prince of Wales (+1612)
  • Clement Horn (born 1580)
  • Possibly Robert South, (hilt)
  • Blade- Solingen, Germany; hilt- London, England
  • c. 1610 - 1612
  • Steel, silver, wood and gold, blackened or russeted ground
  • Length: 82.3 cm, blade
    Width: 2.7 cm, blade at guard
    Weight: 1 kg
    Length: 99.9 cm
    Width: 17.7 cm, guard
    Balance point: 5.6 cm, forward of the guard block
  • Maker's mark: Unicorn's head Twice repeated
    Incised mark: 'CLEMENS · HORNN · / [M]E · FECIT · [S]OLINGEN'
  • A511
  • Not on display
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