The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Rapier
  • Caino , Swordsmith , possibly 'Master S of Caino'
  • Hilt- possibly Italy, decorated in Milan; blade- probably North Italy
  • c. 1610
  • Iron, steel, silver and gold, overlaid
  • Length: 114.1 cm
    Width: 2.6 cm
    Weight: 1.23 kg
  • Inscription: 'PRSBPRBPRBB'
    Inscription: 'RSPBRP BRPBB'
    Maker's mark: Crowned 'M / S'
  • A573
  • European Armoury II
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.