The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Rapier
  • Rapier
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1580 - c. 1620
  • Steel and gold, russeted and false-damascened
  • Length: 116.5 cm
    Width: 2.6 cm
    Weight: 1.18 kg
  • Inscription: '· I H S ·' and 'S'
    Stamp: 'S'
  • A615
  • European Armoury II
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.