The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Falchion
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Hilt- Netherlands or England; grip- The Netherlands; blade- England or Germany
  • c. 1640
  • Steel, box-wood and copper alloy, inlaid and russeted
  • Length: 91.4 cm
    Width: 5 cm
    Weight: 1.06 kg
  • Incised mark: '1470' On reverse side
    Maker's mark: Bladesmith's mark
    Incised mark: Running-wolf Inlaid in brass
    Inscription: 'EDWARDVS · PRINS ANGLIE'
  • A717
  • European Armoury III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Louis Carrand fils; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.