The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Cinquedea
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1500 (blade (Italian))
    19th century (pommel and guards)
  • Steel, bronze, gold, copper and wood, fire-gilded and etched
  • Length: 32.4 cm, blade
    Width: 7.1 cm
    Weight: 0.6 kg
  • A749
  • European Armoury I
Further Reading
  • Possibly A. Beurdeley, 1867; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.