The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Rapier
  • Rapier
  • Possibly Sebastian Hernandez (active between: c. 1560 - 1600) , Swordsmith
  • Germany or Toledo, Spain
  • c. 1620 - c. 1640
  • Iron and steel
  • Length: 94.5 cm
    Width: 2.4 cm
    Weight: 1.15 kg
  • Inscription: 'SEBASTIAN / HERNANDEZ' Possibly spurious
    Incised mark: Crowned 'S / T'
  • A532
  • European Armoury II
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • August 1871.