The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Rapier
  • Rapier
  • Workshop of Caino
  • Spain and Milan, Italy
  • probably 3rd quarter of 17th century
  • Iron or steel, chiselled and engraved
  • Length: 109 cm
    Width: 2 cm
    Weight: 1.13 kg
  • Incised mark: '·EH (or N) EH·EH·'
    Maker's mark: Crowned 'S' and 'Caino' 'Caino' is very faint
  • A649
  • European Armoury II
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Frédéric Spitzer; Sir Richard Wallace.