The Wallace Collection

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Hunting sword with scabbard
  • Hunting sword with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Hilt mounts- Venice, Italy, probably; blade- Germany
  • c. 1760 - c. 1800 (grip)
    c. 1800 (mounts)
    c. 1770 (blade)
    c. 1800 (scabbard)
  • Steel, green stone (possibly a form of chalcedony; perhaps mtorolite), silver, gold, turquoise, diamond, ruby, wood and velvet, chiselled, etched and gilded
  • Length: 57.1 cm
    Width: 2.7 cm
    Weight: 0.42 kg, scabbard
    Weight: 0.11 kg, sheath
  • Maker's mark: probably represents an anvil Three times repeated
  • A706
  • European Armoury III
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