The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Rapier
  • Rapier
  • Andrea Ferara (*1530)
  • Hilt- possibly Germany; blade- possibly Italy
  • c. 1620
  • Iron, steel, copper and gold, chiselled and gilded
  • Length: 107.7 cm
    Width: 2.9 cm
    Weight: 1.42 kg
  • Inscription: 'ANDREA FERARA' Inscribed four times
    Maker's mark Stamped
  • A636
  • European Armoury III
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Durand; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.