The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Claymore and scabbard
  • Claymore and scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Hilt and scabbard- probably England; blade- Solingen, Germany
  • 3rd quarter of 18th century- first half 19th century (hilt)
    early 19th century (scabbard and sword belt)
  • Steel, silver, copper, leather, fish-skin and silk, engraved and chased
  • Length: 102.1 cm
    Length: 86.3 cm, blade
    Weight: 125 kg
  • Inscription: 'SOLIDIO / ANDRIA FARARA / GLORIO'
  • A696
  • European Armoury III
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Prince Demidoff; Lord Hertford.