The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Smallsword with scabbard
  • Smallsword with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Hilt- Paris, France; blade- probably Solingen, Germany
  • c. 1780 - c. 1790
  • Steel, gold, velvet, wood and fish-skin, blued, chiselled and gilded
  • Length: 79.7 cm
    Width: 2 cm
    Weight: 0.368 kg, sword
    Weight: 0.085 kg, scabbard
  • A691
  • European Armoury III
Further Reading
  • Possibly A. Beurdeley; possibly comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.