The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword with scabbard
  • Sword with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany, probably Saxony
  • probably 3rd quarter of 16th century
  • Iron, steel, fish-skin, wood, leather and blackened hilt
  • Length: 98.8 cm
    Width: 2.6 cm
    Weight: 1.37 kg
  • Inscription: 'M · A · I · L L · A · N · D'
    Maker's mark: 'S'
  • A528
  • Not on display
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  • Possibly Henry Courant, 1865; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.