The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Cinquedea
  • Cinquedea
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1500 - c. 1620 (blade (Italian))
    probably c. 1600 - 1620 (pommel)
  • Steel, iron, silver and gold, gilded and blued
  • Length: 27.8 cm, blade
    Width: 0.7 cm
    Weight: 0.53 kg
  • Maker's mark 9.5cm from hilt
  • A739
  • European Armoury I
History
Images & Media
  • Comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.