The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sword
  • Sword
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1555 - c. 1560
  • Iron or steel and silver, blackened, chased
  • Weight: 1.17 kg
    Length: 111.6 cm
    Length: 97.7 cm, blade
    Width: 2.9 cm, blade at guard
    Balance point: 10.5 cm, forward of the guard block
  • Maker's mark Stamped three times
    Maker's mark
  • A623
  • European Armoury II
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.