The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Rapier
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany or Italy
  • c. 1610
  • Iron or steel and gold, chiselled and gilded
  • Length: 100 cm, blade
    Width: 2.8 cm, blade above the ricasso
    Weight: 1.11 kg
    Length: 117.4 cm
    Width: 22.4 cm, forward of the guard block
    Balance point: 11.5 cm, forward of the guard block
  • Incised mark: Patriarchal Cross
    Incised mark: 'HHHH' Four times
  • A589
  • European Armoury II
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